Monthly Archives: January 2012

Everything’s better with bacon

Yes. It’s true. Everything is better with bacon. And now thanks to what Julia Child started on PBS decades ago, and is now continued on by networks like The Foodnetwork and the cooking channel and still by PBS and even … Continue reading

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More wishful, and hungry, thinking…

One of the things that has been wandering around loose in my brain for the past year (see … not all the rats in my head are BAD… is this idea that once we’ve moved and James is hard at … Continue reading

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My husband is a b*stid….

Oh my.. oh my ohmyohmyohmy…. This is an MKT90 mobile army field kitchen (MAFK???)… Dear hubby sent me the links – it’s for sale. For $5000 I want. I want this like I’ve never wanted anything in my life. It’s … Continue reading

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Epiphany…

I just wanted to randomly say….. I came across this article this morning via a friend, and suddenly I knew, I understood, I *know* what I must do. It’s always been understood that part of The Plan® included building good … Continue reading

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Gotta see a man about a horse…

Ok, really I gotta see about getting back ON my horse I had intended all along to take the month of December ‘off’. Forgoing working on the house for the holidays and company and all that happy stuff. I was … Continue reading

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.. and a flavourable aside

I also finally managed to get my spice library sorted. It’s no Chef Michael Smith’s spice library, but I’m working on it. (still gotta frame up that chalk board and find me some nice chalk board markers) And empty CD … Continue reading

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The Puff Pastry Adventure…

Some time ago, my dearest beloved mentioned to me that he’d been missing the lovely food known as ‘sausage rolls’ – now there are a lot of things known as sausage rolls in this part of the world, but its … Continue reading

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The groaning board…

I know, I know… this post is loooooooooooong overdue. But ya know, that’s why I’m such a pathetically bad blogger, and probably will never do so professionally or even find a sponsor for this site. The problem is that with … Continue reading

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Happy New Year, otherwise known as the “State of The Plan® Address”

There’s a few posts …. mostly cooking and menus and baking successes of the holidays I really must post. One thing about Yuletide and New Years, I tend to be so caught up in the kitchen – that I don’t … Continue reading

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