What are your at menus at home like from Thanksgiving to Christmas outside of holiday baking? Do you try to keep meals lighter? Are you going to holiday parties and have a bare fridge? Is there really no change until it gets closer to the actual holiday? Our schedules are kind of guiding some newer… Continue reading The “in between” holiday cooking: What do you make from Thanksgiving to Christmas?
I work in an office at a desk and have for years. I think that’s why I enjoy cooking and gardening. I get to use my hands to make something. With cooking I enjoy taking different ingredients and making something else completely different when they are put together. With gardening I love the feel of… Continue reading I don’t post to brag. Here are some of my fails.
On the weekends I try to cook extra to make weeknight cooking a little easier. One day last weekend I decided to do a few simple but time consuming things. I made a pot of white beans and boiled a chicken. Using the beans and chicken and stock from the chicken I made soup. I… Continue reading I cooked for 4 hours, and then I had a leftover fast food burrito for dinner.