we still remember mitch hedberg

A severed foot is the ultimate stocking stuffer.

Jul 17th 2008

Kids! Help the Earth by Shirking Your Chores

from consumer reports: Don’t wash dishes by hand. An efficient dishwasher can use less water than washing dishes by hand, no matter how frugal you are at the faucet. If you don’ t like leaving dirty dishes around between washing, run the dishwasher’ s rinse-and-hold cycle, which uses only about two gallons of water compared […]

Jun 11th 2007

Greek Pasta Salad – Recipe

I made this Greek pasta salad for my brother’s wedding reception (three huge buckets full of pasta salad…hmmmmm). I omitted the pepperoni. Delicious!  INGREDIENTS * 1/2 cup olive oil * 1/2 cup red wine vinegar * 1 1/2 teaspoons garlic powder * 1 1/2 teaspoons dried basil * 1 1/2 teaspoons dried oregano * 3/4 […]

Jan 8th 2007

Soup Nazi Recipe Revealed

Soup for everyone! According to “Top Secret Recipes” here is the real-deal Mulligatawny.

Nov 23rd 2006

dave barry’s thanksgiving articles

thanksgiving would not be thanksgiving without them. recommended: his 1995 article or, my personal favorite, his 2004 article

Oct 5th 2006

Carrot Ginger Soup

It’s Thursday, which means it’s time for another all-encompassingly recipe. This week: carrot ginger soup. It’s zesty, it’s healthy, it’s a perfect fall food, and it matches our blog’s color scheme. What’s not to like? I just made it and it is as good as it looks…and super easy!

Sep 28th 2006

Sour Cream Apple Pie with Streusel Topping

Want a simple, yet delicious, dessert? I randomly surfed onto this recipe for a sour cream apple pie complete with a crunchy topping. I just made it and it is as good as it looks…and super easy!