Jan 11, 2010

German Potato Salad

  One thing I’ve always been jealous of are potlucks. Maybe jealous isn’t the right word; I’m simply in awe of the concept. We don’t have something like that here. The idea of eating with a big group of family or friends, and each person in the group bringing a special dish to be shared among the group, it just sounds like fun. Might even have to set up something…

Jan 7, 2010

Winter Cranberry Beef Stew

I’ve seen the cranberry sauces come along, each and every one of them. And even though I really do like cranberry sauce, there’s so much more you can do with these little red flavor bombs. How about incorporating some of them in a straightforward beef stew? This turned out to be an absolutely mind-blowing combination, all the flavors came together in a beautiful way. The sweetness of the cranberries is…

Jan 5, 2010

Kayotic Hotdog Rolls

Quick and completely silly junk food posting. Blame it on lots of residual craziness. I got bored, which isn’t good and especially not in my case. When I’m bored I cook, and I tend to come up with really weird and fattening recipes then. It’s either that or I poke fun at the kid, which can be a lot of fun as well. Bad mommy syndrome, what can I say?…

Jan 2, 2010

Kay’s Pot of Beans

Or maybe I should have named it Pot O’ Gold, because that’s what this is, folks. The stuff you find at the end of the rainbow. So simple and straightforward but so incredibly delicious. Now, I’m sure most food blogs out there will be posting diet/resolution-friendly recipes… but I’m not. I only have one new years resolution this year and that’s to not have new years resolutions. Face it, they…