What’s left of Jack’s birthday dinner from last night…. That is all.
I’m not sure there are words to describe this dessert I stumbled upon yesterday: It’s the tofurken of desserts! THE PUMPPLE CAKE! I think I gained 10 pounds just looking at the photograph of this Apple Pie, Pumpkin Pie, Chocolate Cake, Vanilla Cake mess. 1800 calories a slice. Really? Apparently so. It even made The […]
Merriam-Webster.com defines “Toothsome” here: Main Entry: tooth·some Pronunciation: \ˈtüth-səm\ Function: adjective Date: 1551 1 a : agreeable, attractive b : sexually attractive toothsome blonde> > 2 : of palatable flavor and pleasing texture : delicious — tooth·some·ly adverb — tooth·some·ness noun I’ve been hearing this word, toothsome, a lot lately on food shows. Typically, it’s in reference to a texture…as in, “The quinoa you cooked is too crunchy, and while it should be toothsome, […]
I’m gonna come right out and say it: We eat McDonald’s at our house. Not all the time, not regularly, but we do eat it a couple times a month. Having said that, when I saw this article I wanted to find it cringe-inducing enough to swear off Happy Meals forever and ever. I really […]
Imagine, if you will: Buffet lunch (including fried chicken and isle upon isle of other assorted indulgences), strangely warm October afternoon, full bellies, and 35 classmates from my LFC class of 2010-2011 basking in the soothing sunshine waiting for the last portion of our two day retreat to commence. Can you say, “Food coma?” (Found this […]
I leave this morning for an overnight retreat for Leadership Frederick County, and we’ll be staying at the US National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland. Once we enter the Academy property, we won’t be leaving until we’re released on Saturday afternoon, which means we’ll be eating their food, translating to BUFFET. I don’t specifically know […]
When two unrelated people ask you the same question in less than 24 hours it makes you wonder if the stars are cosmically aligned…or…something like that. Especially when that something includes a link to the exact same online article, and accompanying question: “Have your kids requested this for dinner yet?” For any family with a […]
I am a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. This post may contain affiliate links. As I ripped open a box of Velveeta Shells & Cheese for dinner last night, I felt […]