• Not a Beefeater

    Not a Beefeater

    Some days, I swear there’s an elf in my kitchen who loads up my freezer with outlandish stuff that I wouldn’t normally buy. If you recall, the last time, it was a bag of frozen scallops which…

  • Lady BG and Mr Chatty

    Okay, so here’s looking at Day 139 *sticks head out of cave and waves*. No kiddin’, I haven’t been outside – yet. I’m still ordering my groceries online but the last delivery guy showed up not wearing…

  • Pretending to be a restaurant

    If you ask me, weeknight dinners are supposed to be homey, maybe even to the point of boring. While cooking up a storm on a weeknight may be counter-intuitive, I think it makes sense to linger near…

  • Shout-out to the God of Ribs!

    A while back, I bought some amazing ready-to-eat pork ribs and loved them so much I went back for more. But! They were out. Bummer! Looks like I’ll have to make my own from scratch then. Not…

  • Grilled salmon and asparagus, or is it asparagi?

    Here comes another Salmon Week! I know. It seems we just can’t get enough. When it’s cold outside, I’d rather be lounging around doing next to nothing (really?) than clanking pots in the kitchen. That’s when the…

  • Dill egg mayo on onion bagel toast

    It’s no secret that I love bagels. You might recall I had 2 packs of 6 bagels each in my grocery cart. At the time, I was thinking of simply eating them plain with butter. Anything beyond…

  • Thanksgiving on Black Friday?

    Oops, I’m late posting this. Busy, busy, busy. Well, this year’s Thanksgiving swept in and out like a whoosh. When friends invited us to spend Thanksgiving with their family, it meant throwing our own Thanksgiving dinner to…