Monthly Archives: May 2011

Gobble! Gobble!

As part of our Memorial Day weekend grill-fest, we decided to cook up a mess of hamburgers on Saturday. But instead of the more traditional beef burgers, I decided to give turkey burgers a go. I’ve only ever made turkey sliders … Continue reading

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I Scream,

You scream, We all scream for ice cream! Yesterday, in honor of Memorial Day weekend (and the unofficial kick-off of summer here in the States), I decided to try something I’ve never done before — make homemade ice cream. I … Continue reading

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The Big Easy

And no, I’m not talking about N’Awlins, even though it’s one of those places I want to visit, but haven’t yet.         And no, I’m not talking about the movie with Ellen Barkin, Dennis Quaid, John Goodman, … Continue reading

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Cool as a Cucumber

Cucumbers. Oh, how I love cucumbers. I love them pickled. I love them sliced with the barest hint of salt and some coarse-ground black pepper. I’ve not yet had a cucumber sandwich (‘though I’ve had sliced cucumber as part of … Continue reading

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Humpty Dumpty…

…sat on a wall. Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the king’s horses and all the king’s men, Couldn’t put Humpty together again. Poor Humpty! But if you have a broken egg, one of the tastiest things you can … Continue reading

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Battle of the Dogs

And nope, I’m not talking about Pink Floyd’s “Dogs of War.” I’m talking about that staple of American cook-outs and baseball stadiums: hot dogs. 🙂 Traditionally, a hot dog is not what one would think of as “healthy fare.” Hot … Continue reading

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Subway — Eat Fresh!

And no — alas — I’m not talking about the Tube in London. Nor am I talking about the subway in New York City. I’m talking sandwiches, people! Yes, that’s right, those submarine-style sandwiches from Subway, where you have a … Continue reading

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