Food/Booze Archive

RECIPE OF THE WEEK: Claire's Final Edition (For Now)

Hello, my dearest cats and kittens, and welcome back to a somewhat bittersweet installment of Recipe of the Week. You all had some great, gorgeous green-centric recipes last week, and we’ll get to those in a minute, but first we need to have a little talk.Writing Recipe of the Week here at … Continue reading Source link

These Curious Elixirs Are What I Want to Drink When I'm Not Drinking Alcohol

Lots of adult individuals routinely drink alcoholic beverages. Lots of other adult individuals do not. Like so many issues around personal choice, it should really be as simple as just those two statements, but of course it isn’t. The many strong reactions to this recent piece by Susie … Continue reading Source link

I Posted a Picture of a Cheeseburger on Facebook and Everyone Freaked Out

My Facebook wall is pretty tame. I have added most of my family as friends, and I try not to repulse them with anything too salacious, odd, or despicable. I’ll upload photos of my dog Kermit, of myself and my boyfriend — you know, the usual stuff. Until now. I have uploaded … Continue reading Source link

How I Went Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free Without Losing My Damn Mind

There are lots of reasons to drop dairy and gluten. Personally, I had to do it due to a common genetic mutation (MTHFR); some people have allergies, and others have food sensitivities, noting a correlation between types of food and symptoms, and acting on it.I made the dairy-free gluten-free … Continue reading Source link

RECIPE OF THE WEEK: Cheesy Nachos

Hi, everybody! And welcome back to another crunchy episode of Recipe of the Week. Last week, I had some stuff going down, but Dan was kind enough to step in and steer USS ROTW in my stead.But before we get to the nutty discussion that ensued, I’d like to take a minute to acknowledge kittenfluff, … Continue reading Source link

RECIPE OF THE WEEK: Macaroni and Cheese Edition

Hey, cats and kittens, and welcome back to another warm and spicy day in the land of Recipe of the Week. Last week we got all cozy with your favorite slow cooker recipes, and the winning recipe from TherapyCranes was a one-pot wonder of deliciousness.Slow cooker curries are the best weeknight … Continue reading Source link

I Never Thought I Was Artistic Until I Realized I Could Make Food Look Beautiful

I’ve been terrible at art — painting, sculpting, drawing, etc. — my entire life. I’m lucky if I can draw a stick figure, and most of my scribbles look like a kindergartner drew them.Despite the guarantee that I’m not the next da Vinci, I have always been fascinated by color, designs, … Continue reading Source link

RECIPE OF THE WEEK: It's Slow Cooker Time

Hey, party people, and welcome back to another salty, jammy episode of Recipe of the Week. Last week, we celebrated the last bit of tomato season with all sorts of delicious tomato-y treasures, and the winner — from tomato superstar Kelly — was a dish that seems to perfectly bridge the … Continue reading Source link