20 minutes of brushing a malamute

I spent 20 minutes brushing Helo last night

This is what came off of him.  When we(I) decided to add a second dog to our family, I was under the impression that a fluffier malamute would have similar shedding patterns to Boris.  I…

Chocolate Croissants

Chocolate Croissants – from homemade puff pastry

I gotta be honest guys – homemade puff pastry is one of those things that I thought only crazy people did.  It seemed so fussy and in general not-worth-it that it wasn’t on my radar…

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudgies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudgies

Sometimes in the wonderful world of recipe testing, you happen upon something that just doesn’t work.  That’s a bummer.  But other times, you happen upon something that is totally not what you were expecting or…

Key lime pie cocktail

Key Lime Pie Cocktail

These are delicious! Dangerously so.  Despite my somewhat proud food snobbery, I have a soft spot in my heart for unapologetically fake-vanilla  flavored snacks/beverages.  They are just so…nummy.  So when I happened upon a recipe for…

Curry Turkey Sliders

Curry Turkey Burgers/Sliders/Meatballs

I am going to be completely honest when I tell you that I’ve been making some iteration of this recipe since I moved out of the house when I was 18.  In 2004.  I’ll let…

Classic Old-Fashioned Cocktail

Whiskey Old-Fashioned

I know I’ve been posting a lot about cocktails lately.  This is mostly because : After a night with too much wine, most of my drinking as of late has been in the form of…

creepy birds

Please bear with me…

I have just migrated from blogger to wordpress, and it has been a steep learning curve.  Please bear with me while I clean up formatting and try to fix bugs as they come up.  I…