Category Archives: Etc.

In Case You’re Going to the Beach This Weekend…

Be sure to stock up on Shark Repellent Bat-Spray!

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National Chocolate Eclair Day

Just remember, kittens: adjacent to refuse, is refuse. Watch the scene here. Now go to Dunkin Donuts and get yourself an eclair.

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Ramp-O-Rama: Ramp Pesto with Artichokes & Hearts of Palm

Hello, my little chickadees! It’s been a while, right? Well, with the exception of my recent cocktail posts. I haven’t done actual food as of late. Not to make excuses (although this is an excuse), but I think I’m still … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Shirley Temple and Rob Roy

Originally posted on Rantings of an Amateur Chef:
Today we have Emily from Dinner is Served 1972. She brings not only two recipes for us but a story that brings me back to my own childhood and ordering a special drink.…

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Liberace Day?

According to THIS website, today is LIBERACE DAY. Now, it’s not his birthday, because that’s on May 16 (remember? I did an entire week of Liberace-inspired dishes). So why would today of all days be Liberace Day? Oh, who cares? … Continue reading

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Bisquick Impossible Brunch Pie

Seasons greetings, kittens! I have been at Casa de Mum & Dad for the past few days and we’re getting our holly jolly on. Yesterday my mum and I drove up to scenic Zelienople, PA to pick up our Christmas … Continue reading

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Yinz Sound Like Jagoffs

It’s official. Yinzer, a.k.a. the official language of Pittsburgh, has been voted the WORST ACCENT IN AMERICA! I am oddly proud. Here is a fabulous example of the horrendous accent: As is this: I chose this Pittsburgh Dad one because … Continue reading

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Brian & Britney

 I have been slacking on the blog-front because I’m kinda busy. Like, super-busy. Do you see that giant pile of crap behind Britney? Those are boxes. Why are there so many boxes, you ask…?

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34. Herb Broiled Chicken

I am chicken. Well, I made chicken, yes. Specifically this dinner, 34. Herb Broiled Chicken. But I am chicken, as well. Lemme explain. It was about this time last year I was dating Mr. Buckeye. Do you remember Mr. Buckeye? … Continue reading

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GIF of the Week (one day early)

I don’t know why decided to start doing these on Fridays. Oh, no, that’s right, it’s because I’m lazy and can’t find the motivation and/or time to write as of late. And, yes, I know it’s not Friday, but in anticipation … Continue reading

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