Archive for November, 2009

Photo of the Day: C is for COOOkie

| November 29, 2009 | 1 Comment
Photo of the Day: C is for COOOkie




Cake Mountain Man’s bestest chocolate chip-walnut cookies.

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Thanks to Quality Friends & Quality Ingredients

| November 29, 2009 | 5 Comments
Thanks to Quality Friends & Quality Ingredients




Thanks to all who have shared your Thanksgiving meals! Now that it’s over and I have successfully gained several pounds, I thought I would share with my little Thanksgiving and how grateful I am not only for good friends, but also for companies that make quality ingredients free from hydrogenated oils and industrial processing. Cake […]

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Photo of the Day: Leaves

| November 25, 2009 | 0 Comments
Photo of the Day:  Leaves




Fallen Leaves.  Winter is upon us!

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Photo of the Day: Market

| November 23, 2009 | 0 Comments
Photo of the Day:  Market




Pike Place Market, Seattle, WA.

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Give Thanks, To Fat Calories: Thyme and Parmesan Popovers

| November 23, 2009 | 6 Comments
Give Thanks, To Fat Calories:  Thyme and Parmesan Popovers




I luuurrrvvee buttermilk biscuits. But this year? At this year’s Thanksgiving meal, we’ll welcome a new carbohydrate to the table.   A baked-to-a-golden-brown pancake, anyone? We’ll be eating these beauties.  Thyme-Parmesan Popovers. I considered altering this recipe to reduce the fat content, but then I changed my mind.  Why?  Thanksgiving comes once a year and sometimes?  […]

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Photo of the Day: Hi Guy (Fieri)!

| November 22, 2009 | 0 Comments
Photo of the Day: Hi Guy (Fieri)!




I was at The Pit, an amazing BBQ joint in Raleigh, NC and who do I see sitting at a table other than Guy Fieri? I figured he just wanted to eat so I left him and his buddies (with their Guy Fieri biker jackets) alone. I was eating with a friend, who has a special […]

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The Indian in the Cupboard

| November 22, 2009 | 4 Comments
The Indian in the Cupboard




How many of you remembering making those “Indian headdresses” and “Pilgrim hats” out of construction paper to celebrate the “first” Thanksgiving? It seemed rather simple. A project that taught us how all the Indians and the Pilgrims got together and became friends. That was history. Pilgrims are history. Indians are history. What little kids often […]

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Photo of the Day: Sweet Tooth

| November 19, 2009 | 2 Comments
Photo of the Day: Sweet Tooth




Fabulous end to fabulous meal.

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Insecurity

| November 19, 2009 | 4 Comments
Insecurity




As many of you know, I had spent much of this past year working in India. The food in India is splendid. SPLENDID. But that’s because I got to eat. In the minds of many Americans, India is the exotic land of Slumdog Millionaire, Bollywood dancers, and romantic ashrams of Eat, Pray, Love lore. Along […]

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Photo of the Day: Orchid

| November 19, 2009 | 0 Comments
Photo of the Day:  Orchid




Orchid.

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