Food For Thought – Chili

“Rain or Snow, / To Chili go, / You’ll find it so,/ For ought we know./Time will show.” – Ben Franklin I love chili. It’s such an incredibly versatile dish and seeing every one’s take it is always interesting. Ingredients 1.5 lbs of browned ground turkey (browned in some olive oil and Worcester sauce) 1 … [Read more…]

Food For Thought – Apple Crisp

“In Hollywood, the women are all peaches. It makes one long for an apple occasionally.” – William Somerset Maugham Continuing in my trend of making Alton Brown recipes, I tried his version of apple crisp. I love baked apples: apple pie, apple dumplings, apple danishes, you name it. Ingredients  ¾ C plain oatmeal ¾ C … [Read more…]

Food For Thought – Dirt!

“Life’s short, eat dessert first.” –Proverb I was discussing with a friend of mine how I’d been craving dirt, ya know that kids dessert with the cookies and the pudding? Ingredients 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1/2 of a cup of butter, softened 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 2 (3.5 ounce) packages instant chocolate … [Read more…]