Month: July 2007


Chili, My Way

“Wish I had time for just one more bowl of chili.” – Kit Carson, frontiersman, “alleged” last words. If you are a ChiliHead, you’ll probably flame or faint. You are going to read about my Chili recipe. Yes.. it’s a sacrilegious version. Yes, it contains tomatoes AND beans. And yes, I am sharing the recipe!! […]


Pickled Sugar Snap Peas

I got a big bag of sugar snap peas at the market, and after eating as many as I could (because I adore these raw), I decided that I could not possibly eat the rest by myself. So, out came Gram’s recipe cards, and I made these. Very simple to do, and so nice. These […]


Old Fashioned Corn Dogs

Old Fashioned Carnival Corn Dogs 1 cup yellow cornmeal 1 cup flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon black pepper 1/4 cup sugar 4 teaspoons baking powder 1 egg 1 cup milk 1 quart vegetable oil 16 hot dogs 16 wooden skewers In a deep pan, Heat the oil to 350F. In a bowl, mix cornmeal, […]