Happy National French Fry Day!

July 13, 2011

As if I needed an excuse to eat fries!  I did my civic fry duty today.  Twice.   Got waffle fries at lunch from Chick-fil-a and I tested another batch of fries tonight for the Alexia “Reinvent a Classic” Fry Challenge.  I’m so dedicated!  Just don’t tell my bootcamp instructor . . . Today’s experiment is […]

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Tasting My Way Through the Alexia “Reinvent a Classic” Fry Challenge

July 10, 2011

I’m not going to lie. I’ve been checking out the competition in the Alexia “Reinvent a Classic” Fry Challenge to see what they’ve been coming up with so far. It gives me an idea of what’s already out there so I don’t waste my time on something that’s already being done.  I want something unique […]

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Hot & Tangy Grilled Chicken

December 12, 2010

Sometimes I feel like I’m still in school, even though it’s been more years than I care to admit. Remember those guilty feelings when you knew you had an assignment due but you kept putting it off? Still feel like that sometimes with food blogging!  🙂 A while back, as part of FoodBuzz‘s Tastemaker Program, […]

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The Curious Case of the Exploding Egg Yolk

February 28, 2010

Does this sound like someone was cooking eggs in the microwave?  Why yes, yes I was. Let me explain. Yesterday I used up most of my pans to make some food to take to a friend who just had a baby, as well as to make some food for Mr. Spice and me.  And after […]

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Tuesdays with Toffee

August 18, 2009

Sorry for not posting in a while, I started my new job last week and boy did they put me to work!  I ended up being asked to come in on Saturday and of course being new, didn’t say no. Anyway, it seems like there’s barely any time at the end of the day to […]

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New box!

June 29, 2008

The bento box buying bug continues! This is one of a set of 3 small square-ish box sets I got off Ebay. The set comes in red, yellow, and blue and is the Urara “brand” of boxes — they have the more oblong 2-tier sets in the same colors as well. Anyway, here’s what I’ve […]

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