Tag: spicy

“Meatballs are the ultimate cure-all for anything that ails you.” {Chile Verde Meatballs}

*The above quote is from The Meatball Shop Cookbook.   Yes!Chef! loves meatballs.  And he likes to make big, fat meatballs with lots of flavor, which usually means a high degree of fat.  We are not afraid of fat because, as Julia… Read More

Steaks and Mistakes or This is the best Flank Steak and Chimichurri meal that I have ever made

I love steak. I am not a meat and potatoes girl.  I am a steak with yummy sauces girl.  Although I will eat potatoes when Yes!Chef! makes them (and he loves potatoes), I can do without them for the most part.  But… Read More

Basic Economics of the Freezer or What is that and how long has it been in there?

The other day I was reading some of the comments that we received on our Facebook Page and I came across a link from a very interesting Facebook Page called On The Homefront.  On her page she issued a Pantry Challenge.  I… Read More

Pulled Pork Sandwiches and Print Competitions

  Yes!Chef! loves pork.  Until he started cooking pork for me, I always turned up my nose at any mention of recipes that included pork.  My experience with pork has been dried up meat that needed lots of barbecue sauce in order… Read More

Mexican Sweet Mini Pepper Poppers (Say that three times fast?)…Toy boat, toy boat, toy boat…

We are excited to celebrate the Super Bowl this weekend because 1.  Finally my NINERS have made it back to the bowl!!! And, 2.  some friends of ours have asked us to come down to their beautiful home in Sacramento and spend… Read More