Hooray for people who know how to cook! (May 24, 2006, 0) - How to not burn pancakes, from Mom:
use a teflon pan. heat pan. put very very little oil on the pan. pour batter. turn down heat so pancake (first bottomside) will brown evenly. When pancake (topside) starts to bubble, watch and flip pancake as soon as bubbles have burst and batter looks dry. pancake is cooked
Furniture decisions (March 1, 2007, 0) - After much reflection on what I want to do and how I want to go about
it, I’ve decided to go with floor cushions and square coffee tables.
This provides maximum flexibility, particularly considering how I
enjoy board games. I can get the black or black-brown Lack square
tables from Ikea.
I’m not particularly keen on any of the floor
Linen spray (June 13, 2006, 0) - The hotel provided lavender linen spray. Ah, wonderful!
High thread-count sheets, a mountain of pillows, a few tasteful
paintings hung on the walls…
What a break from Graduate House life! <laugh>
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Pizza patties — recipes (September 7, 2003, 0) -
8-ounce can tomato sauce
teaspoon dried tarragon, crushed
teaspoon dried basil, crushed
teaspon garlic powder
cup fine dry bread crumbs
pound ground beef or pork
cup shredded mozzarella cheese
- Combine first 4 ingredients and 1/8 teaspoon pepper. Combine 1/3 cup of tomato mixture, the egg, bread crumbs, and 3/4 teaspon salt. Add meat; mix well. Shape
OUT OF THE RAIN — 25 words, 158 chars (July 15, 2004, 0) - The drenched pair eyed the unrelenting storm.
Resigned, he asked, “Coffee?”
A smile. “Don’t you just hate rain?”
The puddles dried. They were still there.