I’m not just a coffee addict. I’m also a coffee snob.
I truly enjoy my coffee, but I am picky and if I have to choose between cost and quality, I’ll choose quality every time.
The equipment I have includes a De Longhi coffee maker and Cuisinart burr grinder.
This spur of the moment meal was such a hit with my family that I decided to post it here.
A couple of nights ago, we had tacos using the following ingredients:
- ground beef (prepared per taco spice package)
- diced peppers
- diced tomatoes
- chopped onions
- grated cheddar… Continue reading
Today is not a great day.
Between dealing with my own flu, my daughter’s visit to emergency for a medical issue and dealing with insurance claims people, I’m thinking it can only go up from here.
Then I look down at the chicken carcass I just boiled and which I’m… Continue reading
Today was a good visit with the doctor. Usually I hate them and I started dreading this one as well, but I had a pleasant surprise.
I’ve lost 20 pounds and she was very happy with my progress. She’s actually concerned that I’m not getting enough calories in a day… Continue reading
I like nothing better than saving money. At best I would be considered thrifty – and at worst, cheap.
Sometimes this need for frugality is assisted by ingenuity in times of need.
We love stirfry. Every chance we get we make it, especially when it’s such a great way to… Continue reading
It’s 5:00 am and I’ve been awake for two hours.
One of those hours I spent tossing and turning in bed, trying to will myself back to sleep with no success. Finally, because I was afraid of waking my husband, who has to go to work, I’ve spent the second… Continue reading
Please, please, don’t let it be so!!!
Why am I suddenly seeing spam pins on my Pinterest pin boards that I didn’t even put there?
I love Pinterest. It’s a wonderful way to save and collect ideas, tips, hints, images, etc. I’ve especially liked that its clean, advertisement free interface,… Continue reading
We like to make oven fries – both store bought and homemade. Once in a while they are great for fast ‘oven cooked’ meals and sometimes I will season them for something a little different. Once we’re done, there are always leftovers that get… Continue reading
About two weeks ago, my husband and I had a craving for chinese food. I ordered Wor Won Ton Soup and Lettuce Wraps. I thoroughly enjoy chinese food, but I wanted to choose better options off the menu.
A regular snack or lunch that we have frequently is wraps with… Continue reading