Category Archives: Fail

Fail – Lemon orzo soup

I’m having a day. It is a Tuesday after all, and those are notoriously bad for me. I’d like to think it’s the distance from the weekend that makes any slightly bad thing seem epically so, but I can’t be sure. Normally, I avoid my blog when I’m feeling like this. Most food bloggers are chipper and sunny. Of […]

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Philly cheesesteak

I know you’re here for good recipes, but I am racking up a wealth of failures. Hubster is scared. I don’t blame him. I think recipe failures come in waves, and my ability to judge whether a recipe is good is oftentimes driven by how hungry I am when I’m writing a menu. And it doesn’t help that the oven is definitely […]

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Strawberry scones

I wanted to send you into the weekend with a great recipe, but I sadly discovered after making this recipe that not all scones are created equal. You can imagine what kind of blow this was considering I have a mad crush on scones right now.     While there is always a chance of user error, I’m […]

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French onion chicken

My birthday came and went, but THE dinner approacheth. As of two weeks ago I was still struggling with what to serve as the main course. I think I had just about everything picked (save for the potatoes, which was a separate mental block). I had finally decided that the PERFECT meal for a January […]

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Roasted chicken with coconut rice

Today we are off, like “totally we’re not doing anything resembling work” off. It has been nice. It feels like a Sunday after the longest month week in the history of man. The neglected bananas on our counter were just turned into muffins and when Hubster said “ribs for dinner” I said “yes.” (Duh)   […]

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