Monthly Archives: August 2009

Chocolate Frosting

A few weeks ago, we saw an episode of Bobby Flay’s throwdown that featured German Chocolate Cake. After seeing that, we had to make the challenger’s recipe. Since her chocolate frosting was a secret recipe, I had to find one … Continue reading

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Birdie Bread

I make this every few weeks for Morris, our CAG. It’s a good way to trick her into eating veggies that she normally wouldn’t touch (except to throw out of her bowl). I just use whatever fruits and veggies I … Continue reading

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Jason’s (Almost) World Famous Lasagna

Jason made his lasagna today for us to take in our lunches all week. He would normally use ground beef, but because I’m going to be eating it too, he used ground turkey instead. He prepared 2 – 32 oz … Continue reading

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Baked Oatmeal

We make this recipe all. the. time. J likes to eat his breakfast at work, and since this reheats well, it fits the bill. The first time I made this I followed the recipe to a tee. It was very … Continue reading

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Hush Puppies

J has been dying to make hush puppies, so we gave it a shot last night. They went great with our roast chicken, gravy and mashed potatoes 🙂 We used a Rachael Ray recipe I found in a magazine. They … Continue reading

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Roast Chicken

Last night was my first attempt at making a whole chicken, and I’m pleased to say it turned out great. I read a bunch of recipes over at All Recipes and took those ideas and made my own. I put … Continue reading

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Crockpot Yogurt

So I made yogurt for the second time today, and I’m sad that it didn’t work out. The first time I used a quart of whole, regular (non-organic) milk from Wegmans because I couldn’t find organic in that size. This … Continue reading

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