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Rick Roll Cake

I just had to give a Rick Roll Cake a try for Jay’s birthday. It is well worth the effort as we are still laughing about it almost a week later. Make sure that you have a laptop nearby so … Continue reading

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April Fools!

We were invited to an April Fools’ themed party over the weekend and decided to bring some fake grilled cheese sandwiches. Ingredients: Store bought Pound Cake, Homemade Frosting, Yellow and Red food coloring Jay grilled the pound cake so it … Continue reading

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5 Green Christmas Tips

Skip wrapping presents. I am going to wrap all my pressies with these Trader Joe’s reusable shopping bags this year. *The bags are only $.99/each at TJs, but when I bought 10 today I was asked by the manager if … Continue reading

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Crock-pot Cookin’

Crock-pot Originally uploaded by jjzach I’ve been using the crock-pot from my childhood to make some meals on the weekends. After a failed Bean Soup I made a good batch of Baked Beans and most recently some Ultimate Chili. The … Continue reading

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Strawberry Soup

Occasionally I cook . . . This week I made some chilled Strawberry Soup. It came out pretty good, but I’m not sure if it counts as cooking since I didn’t have to turn the stove on. Strawberry Soup 2 … Continue reading

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The Mouse is Away

Jay is away on a business trip and I have regressed to some old bacholorette habits.  Dinner out of the fridge.

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Still More Jalapeños!

The Jalapeños are still rolling in and Jay found a way to use up a bunch over the weekend. He made a batch of Jalapeño Relish. Visit his site, f00die.com if you would like the recipe. Below you can see … Continue reading

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Tomatillos

Our Tomatillos seem a bit late this year, possibly due to the heavy rains at the beginning of the season. We are finally getting a few for Jay’s famous Salsa Verde. . . Yum! They are super easy to grow … Continue reading

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A Whale of a Time

A while back we decided to make a trip to Formaggio Kitchen in Cambridge for some cheese. They have excellent cheese samples and we left with some yummy cheese and these cute/delicious whale cookies. **Warning** If you make a trip, … Continue reading

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Breakfast

Jay made pancakes for the first time in a while last weekend and we shared them with the neighbors outside on a hot morning after a late night.  We washed them down with fruit smoothies.  In honor of Eat in, … Continue reading

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