Smitten Kitchen & Marcella Hazan Lasagna Bolognese

Lasagna Bolognese Showdown

That sounded a little dramatic.  You know why?  It was.  My weekend was full of excitement, drama, and the emotional rollercoaster of figuring out what, exactly, is in the perfect bolognese.  It was exhausting.  It…

Tacos De Lengua (tongue tacos)

I am aware that these sound kind of “icky.” They were not icky…well, for the most part. I will admit that I tend to have a higher tolerance for squeamishness than others.  But we got…

homemade dog food

An easy way to make dog food

We have had some issues regarding dog food.  First, we were making raw food for Boris, focusing on a very low phosphorus content to ensure his kidney health.  Then when his kidneys seemed to be…

1/4 steer

We bought 1/4 steer. Let me tell you all about it.

For the last few years, I have been wanting to buy part of a cow.  I read In Defense of Food and The Omnivore’s Dilemma and it got me interested not only in the health of the…