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The Hartwood Cookbook – Lime Tart with Lime Caramel

  Did I ever mention that winter sucks? OK, I guess that’s not saying much because EVERYONE hates winter.  Except white people.   Or at least I assume that white … Continue reading

May 11, 2017 · 2 Comments

#TBT Recipe: Grilled Bananas with Caramel

Way, way, back in the beginning of this blog I used to do pro football predictions.   To tie it in with the site, I spun a fruit or vegetable … Continue reading

December 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

#TBT Recipe: Fresh Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Way, way, back in the beginning of this blog I used to do pro football predictions.   To tie it in with the site, I spun a fruit or vegetable … Continue reading

November 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Poached Pears on My New Cooktop

We’ve been in this house for almost two years and in that time I’ve made some really lousy meals.   Whether they were recipes I’ve rocked previously or new ones, the … Continue reading

March 18, 2015 · 8 Comments

Cashing in on the Local Trend

Trust me, I’m a HUGE proponent of being a locavore.  Food that doesn’t have to be schlepped across the globe or across the country is a “win” in so many … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · 16 Comments

My Big New Years Eve – The Food

Last week, I posted about what we had to drink at our little B-Lister New Year’s Eve party.  Afterwards, it occurred to me that I really could’ve lied and said … Continue reading

January 25, 2012 · 5 Comments

Football! Week 14 – Grilled Bananas with Caramel Recipe

It’s that time of the year when teams make that last minute push to get into the playoffs.  For my team, the Cutler-free Bears, it’s looking pretty dire.  All they … Continue reading

December 7, 2011 · 4 Comments

Ann Arbor Rocks – Vinology

I’ve been to Vinology three times in the past couple of months and I’ve been meaning to post on it every time.  But usually one of two things derails me … Continue reading

August 4, 2011 · 7 Comments