Monthly Archives: February 2012

Spicy Thai chicken with peanuts

I’m not sure what it is about Tuesdays, but I swear they are the worst day of the week. Mondays for me are usually productive and focused. I start the week off really well, but by the time Tuesday hits it’s kind of like, “Oh. We have how long until the weekend? Eesh… I may […]

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Carrot layer cake

The weekend is coming and I’m thinking about layer cakes. Weekends are the best only chance I have in life to bake and with my self issued 12 cakes in 2012 challenge, layer cakes are never too far from my mind when a day off hits. With two cakes under my belt, I’m really starting to […]

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Porcini mushroom risotto

Hubster and I definitely have a soft spot for risotto. Slow simmered rice that is packed with flavor is totally our jam. Hubster is most likely to opt for a risotto dish at an Italian restaurant, and I’m constantly whipping up bags of Alessi Sun Dried Tomato Risotto for quick side dishes. Buy some of […]

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Cuban pork

I’m so sorry for my absence lately. I just realized it’s been almost a full week since I blogged and last week I only blogged once. I have no excuse. I don’t know where the time is going. And to make matters worse a girl at work just convinced me to download Words with Friends. I doubt […]

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Muffuletta

Oh, hello Friday.  When did you get here? I assume you’re just doing your job and dutifully following Thursday. I’m just surprised this week has gone by so fast! Since you’re here let’s talk about vinegar. I know, I know. I talk about vinegar a lot. If I’m not soaking chicken breast in white wine vinegar, […]

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