Archive for December, 2006

Rice Krispie Treat Mods

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006

Rice Krispie Treats were my theme for goodies to bring into the holiday party we just had at work. As I descended into the depths of this latest cold (and accompanying foggy head syndrome), I found myself coming up with all sorts of great ideas for modification to this American classic dessert. Stopping short at [...]

the Often Maligned Chocolate Pudding

Sunday, December 10th, 2006

In the times of being a child, the one who brought a precious pudding cup to school in their lunch bag was more than likely the target of horrible lunch time teasing. I’m lucky in that this was the extent of my tumultuous childhood conflicts; endure the teasing of eating something that resembled a bodily [...]

Eugene Hot Dog News

Thursday, December 7th, 2006

Friday is Hot Dog Tim’s last day serving hot dogs on the University of Oregon campus. He is leaving to catch up with his wife, who already moved to Brisbane to care for her ailing mother. Go grab a polish dog and say thanks while you can. The cart will still be around, under the [...]

Celebrating Repeal Day

Tuesday, December 5th, 2006

Starting the day off with an egg nog -its just like a protein shake! No patience to try it aged though. Here’s a repeal day image for you to print off onto stickers. Happy celebrating! More on the history of repeal day.

Coffee Etiquette and the Ghetto Latte

Monday, December 4th, 2006

I admit to a bit of rubbernecking blog reading in my blog tracking list. Ok- I’ve actually hidden the really embarrassing ones from public viewing, but I can chalk this all up to keeping up on pop culture. As the esteemed Maude once said: Well, they’re my species! Starbucks Gossip Blog has a past entry [...]

Dalmatian Bread

Friday, December 1st, 2006

I have this impression that it is very French to put slivers of bittersweet chocolate on a slice of fresh bread. Perhaps I spied this at Chocolate and Zucchini and it has seeped into my culinary folds in my brain. Whether this is a European habit or not, my sampling has informed me that it [...]

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