Out of The Hat

Making the Ordinary, Extraordinary

Quinoa Bites

I have intimate knowledge of what hangry feels like. When I get hungry, nondiscriminatory growling at friend and foe and total strangers is perfectly normal. It’s not something anyone likes- … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · 7 Comments

Outstanding Omelette

I was still feeling like cooking and experimenting and eating today. I figured the best way to do that would be to make a new recipe! And so, feeling the … Continue reading

May 17, 2013 · 4 Comments

Tis but a Trifling Matter

Trifles It `tis but a trifling matter, though trifles are not to be trifled with! Working in the kitchen fills the soul and the stomach, so its a pretty good … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · 2 Comments

Make-a-Mix Brownies

I say box brownies because I did a terrible thing. I used a brownie mix, and I did not actually make the brownies for myself. Well, sure, I had mixed … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · 2 Comments

Fantastic Fritter

Whoopsie Daisy I know this was back in the day, before most of you even knew my blog existed, but I`m remembering some yummy pancakes I made earlier in the … Continue reading

March 23, 2013 · 13 Comments

Here we Never Let it Cool

A beautiful fancy free day. The sun is shining, kids are smiling, and I am off to play. Why? It`s a snow day! A beautiful day where snowballs are thrown … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · 3 Comments

Sweetly Bitter Super Heroes

These Flavors Do The Flamenco on Your Tongue When you think of food, theres a few basic names for the different flavors you taste. Your food might taste bitter, sour, … Continue reading

February 27, 2013 · 4 Comments

Sweet Murder

Away in the wilderness in sheltered environs a plant is growing with roots like irons. It grows to the sky, yet no matter how high it continues while none may … Continue reading

February 25, 2013 · 3 Comments

Join Us for Slow Cooker Rice Pudding

You are being haunted. It is following you. At night, it dances through your dreams, chasing you with scandalous ideas. During the day, you can`t think straight, stuck on the … Continue reading

February 21, 2013 · 5 Comments

Quick Bites

I bought one of those cake pop molds. It was calling my name out in Michael`s, and I just had to take it home. It was a little like a … Continue reading

February 20, 2013 · 19 Comments

So Hoity Toity with your Special Diet. Allergies? Pshaw.

Dear Misunderstanding friend/family/etc trying to convince me ‘one bite won`t hurt’, Sure, I like being special. I like ‘special‘ when it`s used as a codeword to mean brilliant, or above … Continue reading

January 16, 2013 · 12 Comments

Hidden Salad, Crouching Tiger

I`m a Salad Convert I`ll admit it: I`m only a recent convert to the salad. I used to hate leafy things. Well, I`ve always loved brussel sprouts and spinach, which … Continue reading

January 14, 2013 · 3 Comments

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