Monthly Archives: May 2012

Awesome technique for Microwaving Corn on the Cob

Awesome technique for Microwaving Corn on the Cob
I don’t normally cross post between here and Foodwhirl, but since I’ve been such a slacker at posting either place lately (I know, I know, I’ll do better this summer, I promise!) I figured you wouldn’t mind too much.  Plus this technique is soooo cool.  It’s super easy, no-mess, and really quick. … [ KEEP READING ]

Make Mint Julep Gelato for the Derby!

For the Kentucky Derby, you need Mint Juleps, right? Well for the Derby, or any time, this is a fabulous ice cream recipe for those Summer (or almost summer) days… This gelato was inspired by our neighbors, Sara & Paul, and their wonderful mint juleps that they make for the Derby. … [ KEEP READING ]

Mother’s Day brunch ideas

Mother's Day brunch ideas
Some Mother’s Day indulgent brunch ideas from the always fab Just Jenn:
For some reason Mother’s Day is always about a *light* brunch, yeesh -what if your mom likes super-heavy fried chicken+mashed potatoes+biscuits like me?? Hm. Whatever – tradition says dainty, light ‘brunch, brunch, brunch’ so here are a few of my fave sweet brunch recipes.