Wednesday, August 29, 2012

NY Strip Steak with Blue Cheese Butter

Ever have one of those nights where you are craving a nice, juicy steak? Well, it was one of those nights and NY strip steak just happen to be on sale. Yay for having a grocery store in walking distance from my apartment.


Saturday, August 25, 2012

How To: Separate Eggs with a Plastic Bottle

There is a video floating around on how to separate an egg with a water bottle. In the process of making an egg wash for a blackberry peach pie, I decided to give it a try...


Blackberry Peach Pie

I had some peaches the size of my head lying around. I am not a huge fan of eating them straight so I thought, why not make a yummy pie? Sounds like a good Saturday to me.


Sunday, August 19, 2012

Cast Iron Deep Dish Pizza

Last week I made a deep dish white pizza. Although it was tasty, I wasn't happy enough with the seasoning to post it. This is my second time making a deep dish. I went for a regular old pizza this time and it turned out delicious! Second time is the charm!


Wednesday, August 1, 2012

40 "Interesting" Ice Trays!

This blog post is going to be a little different than my usual posts, but I needed to indulge my inner geek a little bit. I had a lot of fun writing this post but I also discovered I have a pet peeve that requires a small rant. First off, when the hell did it become the "it" thing to not have regular ice cubes??? I didn't realize how popular non-cube ice tray had become. So popular in fact, I had a little trouble finding the classic 70's blue, stack-able ice cube trays that I'm pretty sure everyone had at one point. I kind of like this new trend. I personally have the shot glass molds. It is a great idea for parties and what not. But I noticed a trend with these new popular trays that really annoys the hell out of me...