Last night I tried something new. I tried to make gravy. I followed this recipe from homesicktexan.blogspot.com pretty closely but wasn’t thrilled with the results. 2 tablespoons pan drippings, bacon grease or vegetable oil 2 tablespoons flour 1 1/2 cups milk 1 teaspoon black pepper Salt to taste Combine fat with flour in a hot […]
How was I unaware of this? May is National Hamburger Month? I only have half a month left… time's wasting. For my burger loving friends out there, here's an article from LAist mentioning some of your Los Angeles-centric burger options. Personally, I've become quite fond of The Counter in Pasadena. It's […]
Here’s the recipe for my almost award winning pumpkin party entry. Pumpkin Harvest Cider Apple Juice (1 gallon) Canned Pumpkin (approximately 1 and 1/2 cans) All Spice Cinnamon Sticks (2) Nutmeg Pour apple juice into a large stock pot, then stir in canned pumpkin. Add cinnamon sticks then season to taste with nutmeg all spice. Boil for […]
I just heard about this. Starbucks is giving away free pastries if you present this flier when you purchase a beverage today before 10:30 AM. Hurry, or you might miss out.
What is the deal with these new frozen yogurt places that only serve a couple of different flavors? And, what’s wrong with the places that have more than two? Do we just have so many choices in our lives that we need to begin pairing back the possibilities? Maybe movie theaters should only show one […]