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Legendary Sorbet in a Sack

Thanks for joining me. Because my liquid nitrogen privileges have been temporarily suspended, I’ll be using a tried-and-true low-tech method to chill my sorbet.Today, I’m transforming this this box of juice into a tasty and refreshing sorbet. Let’s take a quick inventory to make sure I’m prepared. two zipity locking freezing bags – 1 gallon size and one pint…

Happy Birthday! Mim!

It is s cozy feeling when you know someone for as long as  have known Mim.  I was just a tiny terrycloth monkey when we met. So, I’m excited to wish Mim a very Happy Birthday today! xoxoxoxoxoxoxo I’m going to celebrate with a nice cool, sweet and refreshing slice of watermelon!  

Safety Tip #911

Unless you are terrycloth or some sort of heat-proof silicon life form, always be cautious around the stove, oven, grill or other hot surfaces. Remember to don some sort of protective gloves, pot holders or mitts when touching hot pots, pans or implements. Never ever ever (ever!) manipulate anything that has been baking, boiling, frying,…

Quick Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Any time is a good time for a grilled cheese sandwich. Don’t you agree?  But what do you do if you don’t have a stove handy?  My solution: use an iron! Chefs know preparation can make or break a culinary creation. So, I carefully assemble all the ingredients and tools on my check list before beginning sandwich construction.…

Who knew?

  You know, I had no idea how simple it would be to completely wipe away my website.  Yes, it was easy-peasy!  One click and it was gone before I knew it.  Good to know in case I ever want to delete it in the future.  I found, however, it is not so easy to restore…