Tasty Tuesday – Interview with Kimberley Troutte

One of my compatriots in COOK LIKE A WRITER, Kimberley Troutte, consented to let me track her down in the midst of a busy writing schedule and interview her.  I'm excited to bring you my results!N&W: With your love of ghosts, how did history inspire your choices of recipes?KT: My trip to Spain to write about ghosts inspired me to include Spanish tapas in our cookbook. ...
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Tasty Tuesday – Workday Meatloaf

Let's face it:  whether you work outside the home or are a full-time homemaker, there are those days that you just want the meal without the work.  Never fear, Dear Reader, Aunt Noony has something for you.  Don't I always?Workday MeatloafIngredients2 eggs, beaten3/4 C milk1/2 C fine, dry bread crumbsDo yourself a favor, and get the seasoned bread crumbs.  G...
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Tasty Tuesday – Apple Pie Oatmeal

Welcome to the Guerrilla Chicks' continuing Tuesday feature, Tasty Tuesday!  Every Tuesday, this band of intrepid writers brings you the news from the kitchen.  Since not all of us are cooks, you'll learn things about food and eating that you never anticipated.  Watch out; you just might become a gourmand.One of my favorite breakfast recipes involves preparation ...
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Tasty Tuesday: A Good Cuppa

Okay.  Let's get down to brass tacks.  It's morning, but doo tamned early.  Whadoyoodo?Coffee.Rinse the pot.Get fresh beans.  We keep ours in the freezer.  There is debate on this.  Some say don't freeze, it's not good for the oils.  Others say freeze, otherwise the oils go rancid.  Others say refrigerate.As I was saying, get the beans ou...
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Tasty Tuesday – Rolled Sugar Cookies

As we approach the holidays, I wanted to share an excellent basic recipe for cookies that anyone who has made simple drop cookies (like chocolate-chip cookies) can make without much fuss.  It does, however, require a cookie cutter; I invite you over to my post at the Torquere Press today for my post, "Christmas Cookies - A Cautionary Tale."Here, without further ado, is the...
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A Taurusless Tasty Tuesday

Yes, I know.  Tauruses and food go together like cats and catnip.  Would I disappoint?  Would I stay up too late and forget to post a recipe for my faithful readers?Moving right along, then, to share with you my other compatriots' offerings, who did not stay up too late, who did not forget to type or post, and who are lovely human beings galloping into the v...
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A Taurusless Tasty Tuesday

I know, I know, what's a Taurus without food?  Sadly, she is me, again this week.  My pals do not disappoint, and have cooked up some come-hither comestibles to please even the most discerning of palates.  Please stop by and give them some love.  Tell 'em the Tauruses sent you!Pumpkin Spice Cake (yum!!!) by Pg FortePizzeria by Nancy LauzonHoney, I Shrunk the...
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Taurusless Tasty Tuesday

I know, I know, Tauruses love food.They also love sleep, ergo this is aTaurusless Tasty Tuesday - but my compatriots do not disappoint!  Check out these awesome entries (and I love the Mars Bars idea, I totally have to try that).Red Flannel FTW by Pg ForteLentil and Sausage Soup by Moira KeithMen are from Mars Bars by Nancy LauzonDinner a La Leftovers by Selena Robins
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Tasty Tuesday – The Allure of Ice

Ice cream.  Licking.  The two go together like long, slow kisses that last for three days.  (Thank you Bull Durham and Kevin Costner for that particular bit of yumminess.)Where was I?Oh, right.  Ice cream.I can't have it.~howl~So what's my alternative?  You're gonna love this.  It's not exactly a sexy recipe, but I have a good imagination and this ...
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Tasty Tuesday: Romance Is In the Mayonnaise

Anticipation makes the sex better. There’s a lot to be said for a good "quickie," but one shouldn’t overlook the power of seduction and foreplay. And foreplay doesn’t just mean the tongue, the hands, or massage. Sometimes, foreplay is literally the play that comes before.When you have your next date night, and if you don’t have a date night scheduled, best get on that right ...
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