Peruse the Menu
Hot From the Oven
Blue Plate Specials
Served Up Most1980s almonds apples bacon Baking Baltimore Beef better homes & gardens bread Brian cake carrots casserole cheese chicken Chinese Cocktails corn Crystal Hot Sauce dating david lynch dessert eggs football frankfurters fruit gelatin Gravy Green Beans Ground Beef holiday food hot dogs ice cream Italian Jell-O Lamb Lemon Lifetime Movie Network mandarin oranges Mayonnaise Mexican mushrooms mustard Nic Cage noodles okcupid old bay olives pasta Peas peppers pie pineapple Pittsburgh pork potato Pudding Real Housewives Rice RuPaul's Drag Race salad sauce sausage sherry Shrimp Soup sour cream tomato tomato sauce twin peaks vintage cocktails Wieners Wiener Wednesday Wine X-Files
Show me a little bloglovin
I’m over on the book of face.
- Remember this recipe from earlier this week? Well, I MADE IT! fb.me/70nqty6dT 12 hours ago
- Microwave Jack O' Lantern Salad wp.me/p1nWpo-2Vb 12 hours ago
- Happy Birthday to the Man from Another Place! #twinpeaks #blacklodge fb.me/3LRFsUo0W 13 hours ago
Go Visit RetroRuth!
Tag Archives: Pittsburgh
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
In one of the series’ best moments, hell, one of tv’s best moments, Agent Cooper, in the dining room of the Great Northern Hotel, sips a damn fine cup of coffee and orders a very specific breakfast. Now, I’d like … Continue reading
I recently fell off the face of social media because my brother got married on Saturday and I was back home in Pittsburgh for 5 days. I tend to fall off the grid when I go home. I was my bro … Continue reading
If you’ve ever wondered where I got my handle, click on the photo n’at. Also, I want to buy all of the bumper stickers.
OH SWEET CHRIST ON A CRACKER; there are so many bad places I could go with the name of this dish. But I won’t. Because of the children. OK, who the hell am I kidding? There aren’t any children! But … Continue reading
So, the other day I was internet stalking one of my dates*** and I decided to Google myself. Well, that’s an interesting experience. If you do a Google image search for me, I am a wide variety of retro recipe cards, … Continue reading
Congee? When I posted on the DiS! Facebook Page that I was so stoked about making Congee I got a lot of “huh?” and “what?” Well, gentle readers, I wouldn’t expect most of you to know what Congee is. I … Continue reading
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. When your boss gives you a plastic bag full of Hungarian Hot Peppers, you stuff the little buggers. Oddly enough, in one of my favorite cookbooks, Mama’s Recipes: A Treasury of Hungarian-American Foods, … Continue reading
There is an old, greasy spoon 24-hour diner in Pittsburgh called Ritter’s that was a regular stop for me when I was in college. I absolutely adored this place: me and my friends would spend a long time there just … Continue reading