Archive for July, 2009

If I’d known you were coming…

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

For the last few weeks, Tastespotting has been filled with Rainbow Cakes (google them, you’ll find a lot of images with great explanations). The colors call to me. I wanted to make my own, especially when I saw someone else make them into cupcakes. Besides, I needed to test out my oven, y’know. I mixed […]

Chicken a la boom

Monday, July 13th, 2009

They say you should learn something every single day. For the most part I do. Today’s lesson was, just because it looks like Pyrex, does not mean that it necessarily IS Pyrex. Earlier today, I had a few minutes to kill and cruised Tastespotting looking for a little inspiration. I haven’t cooked anything beyond a […]


Monday, July 13th, 2009

When I purchased The Asylum, I declared that it was absolutely perfect as it was, there was no need to change a thing. Um, except this one little thing and that one little thing. Do you know what happens when you casually mention to my father that you (ok, only if YOU are me, his […]