Fontina Polenta Pie with Beef and Mushrooms

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I see the light at the end of the tunnel and I couldn’t be happier.  Yesterday I looked outside at my yard and I saw grass again. Beautiful little sprigs of green grass.   I survived Snowpocalypse 2011 and I am looking forward to the spring. Yesterday I also noticed that the days are getting a… 

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Pastelon Pizza

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Okay, folks, we have made it to the half way point and I mean “we” because I couldn’t have made it to challenge #5 without your help.  This is when things are going to start getting dicey.  I am sure it’s going to be a full on food fight from this point on.  Well, the… 

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Remix: Ropa Vieja with Corn Cakes

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A long time ago on a blog, far, far, away…. It was a dark time for the the dinner table. No one knew the Dry Pot Roast had been destroyed, “Cool People” had driven all pot roasts from their kitchens deeming them to only be fit for their mothers’ slow-cooker. Determined to usher in a new era for… 

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Canoas de Platanos Maduros (Sweet Plantain Canoes)

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Guess what?  I had a canoe for dinner last night! This is when you say in your head, “What? She had a canoe for dinner last night?” and I say, “Why yes!  Yes I did!” It’s not the kind of canoe your thinking of.  You cannot sit in this canoe and float in the water…. 

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