Archive for January, 2012

Mini Cheese Balls

Thursday, January 26th, 2012
Coated Mini Cheese Balls

Coated Mini Cheese Balls

Thursday Throwback

Mini Cheese Balls

Adapted from Food Network Magazine

These Mini Cheese Balls are a fun little appetizer or snack food for a casual get together.  Great for watching a sports game, movie night, or game night.  Dividing the cheese into smaller balls allows for various ‘toppings’.  Serve with a variety of flavored crackers alongside.  Of course, if you wish, you could just make one very large cheese ball.
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A Little French Breakfast

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
A Little French Breakfast     ©Erin Gennow

A Little French Breakfast ©Erin Gennow

Here’s a cute, little print of an original hand-painted watercolor illustration. This illustration showcases a little French breakfast of coffee and a croissant at a cafe table.
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Whisking Dressings

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012
Wrapping Base of Bowl

Wrapping Base of Bowl

Tuesday Tip

Whisking

When making a salad dressing or other sauce when you need to drizzle an ingredient in as you whisk, can sometimes pose a problem of bowl stability.  (more…)

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Straus Family Creamery

Monday, January 23rd, 2012
Straus Low Fat Milk

Straus Low Fat Milk

Review – Straus Family Creamery

The past couple of weeks we have purchased Straus 2% Cream Top Milk.  Straus bottles their milk and cream in glass bottles, which are then reused, this way there is even less recycling energy needed.  Just return the bottle to where you purchased it and you will receive your refund.
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Chicken Noodle Soup

Sunday, January 22nd, 2012
Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken Noodle Soup

Sunday Supper

Chicken Noodle Soup

Here’s a wintertime classic soup to warm you, cheer you up, or help you feel better this winter.
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