It’s amazing, its insane… and I just know you wish you had a witness to your crazy culinary muttering saying that you would have done this sooner… cause the evil genius’s at Evil Mad Scientist beat you to it: making wonton wrapper origami cranes. This site provides a step by step show-all, making you feel [...]
Archive for September, 2006
Craftster user hercuteness has the cutest entry in a make it small event- a tiny fast food meal of hamburger, fries and a drink. A plastic food tray and food containers were even made! This has got my creative juices flowing!
ok, so I haven’t posted parts two and three yet. But they are around in my draft folders. Part one is the view at my stove. This entry delves into my refrigerator! Clicking on the image will take you to its Flickr page which reveals all the notes describing what I have posted up on [...]
Well, heck… I didn’t know that blueberries are white on the inside. Discovered while chomping on crunchie freeze dried berries.
Back in July, before leaving for Japan, I wrote a bit about showing Sweet’s co-workers how easy and good homemade rice crispee treats can be. He had reported to me a stunning story about a co-worker buying rice crispee treats from a vending machine… can you imagine? Shaking my head… Soon after that post, Portland [...]
Thursday, it was announced that Starbucks has purchased Portland area Coffee People. Starbucks had long ago seemed to have chased Coffee People out of the Eugene area, its birthplace, when the large Seattle based company placed a location across the street from Coffee People’s University location. However, the first layer of the coffee irony sandwich [...]
Sweets and I were lounging around, contemplating our first weekend at home in two months, when we were given an invitation we couldn’t refuse. My high school / college / survived our twenties- friend Ryan Ositis was looking for crew members to serve on his BBQ team, the Baltic BBQ Boyz. A special event was [...]
I’m cooking up for dinner a roast chicken, rubbed with a new spice blend a friend just gave me gringa tortillas, the fat plump gortita style ones tzatziki, with goat yogurt and grated in cucumber roasted mushrooms, drowned in sherry, paprika, thyme, and garlic It’s been a while since I’ve had a whole chicken in [...]
It kind of smells like viral marketing… but does that matter if there is free chocolate involved? Nestle currently has an offer of free Chocolatier Baking Chocolate, with your joining of their online chocolate community. I don’t know what exactly joining this community involves, so join at your own risk of chocolate spam. This appears [...]
Our camping trip meal for over 100 took quite a bit of planning to make our dinner hosting possible. I have never assembled dinner for this many people before, but acting as an impromptu helper at a friends wedding wetted Sweets and my appetit for the job! Our group of motorcycle friends we held this [...]