Friday night, this happened… Yesterday, I mentioned that on Friday I had a pound of bacon, intended for something else, that I used to make a fingerfood-snacky-appetizer thing. The thing was soooo delicious that I can’t even remember what I was going to use the bacon for in the first place. Also, this is like… Continue reading Friday Night Bacon
Wow, lots of cooking over the weekend. First, Friday night, after remembering I’d thawed a pound of bacon but hadn’t used it for what I thought I would use it for, I used it for something completely different. A snacky-appetizer-finger food. Then, Saturday, I made a nice big pot of beef stew. On to Sunday…I… Continue reading Texas Sheet Cake Finale
Today, I’m going to teach myself Java while sipping Java… In the early to mid-nineties, my husband bought me my first Windows based computer. It was a monster with a monster price! It was a huge clunky desktop with a bulky monitor and it came with one of those old-timey printers where the paper had… Continue reading Java on Java
Yup. Couldn’t afford the tile I wanted and I really needed to update my backsplash. So what’s a girl to do? Google, of course. I googled “Can I paint my backsplash to look like tile?” and This Happened. Here’s how it all went down: Back in the summer, I decided I wanted to update my… Continue reading I Painted My Kitchen Backsplash
I don’t know why most of my posts have been food related. While I love to cook, my intention was never to make this a food blog. I think it was coincidence that I tried new recipes at the same time as creating this blog, but. BUT. I actually kind of liked doing the food… Continue reading This is NOT a food blog!
I really need to work on my presentation, by remembering to wipe away any spots or dribbles before taking photos. Such an amateur! But I am really enjoying all of this and that’s what really matters, right? Last night I made this. Sausage & Cheese Stuffed Shells. I knew I wanted to implement a pasta… Continue reading Sausage & Cheese Stuffed Shells