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10 Things You Need to Know About Chicken

We eat more chicken than any other meat. I know the Chic-Fil-A cows are happy…. But seriously, we eat a lot of chicken. A lot. I read a stat that said that Americans consume 81 pounds of chicken per person per year. WHAT? Well, since we eat so much chicken, I thought we should go […]

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Dietary Slumming with Tammy: Hot Potato Casserole

Y’all, sometimes my life is just a little difficult. I mean, I try to do the right thing, follow my heart, take a risk, and all that sappy shit, and what happens but my heart gets broke into pieces. I suppose it’s a funny story, when you get down to it, but I’m really struggling […]

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Some Things to Know About Rice

Rice feeds the world. In China, the word “rice” means the same thing as the word “food.” In Japan, the word for “cooked rice” means the same thing as the word “food.” I happen to love rice. Which is why I’m always trying to learn more about it and learn new ways to cook it. […]

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Concreted Countertops

You may have noticed that I haven’t posted as much in the last couple of months. This is due in large part to the fact that I just bought a house. Not just any house–but a quirky, enormous, fabulous, and needs-some-loving house. In short–it’s the house of my dreams. It just also happened to be […]

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Roasted Eggplant Dip

I’m part of a CSA. You know, Community Supported Agriculture. Since I didn’t have the sunlight or space for a vegetable garden until about 6 weeks ago, and I try to eat as local and pesticide free as possible, it’s the best possible choice for me. And I’m supporting a local farmer. However, being part of […]

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Curried Venison

A lot of great things have happened because two unlikely things collided. Mork & Mindy. Come on. Who would have thought that an alien from the planet Ork and a spunky gal could have hit it off so well? Sea Salt & Caramel You haven’t lived until you’ve eaten Earth Momma’s salted caramel cheesecake. You’ll […]

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Dietary Slumming With Tammy: Bacon-Wrapped, Cheese-Filled Brats

Y’all, I’m not going to try to sugar coat it. It’s not easy being single. Okay, technically I’m divorced, but I still go to bed alone most nights. Unless you count my hound dog Lester. Sometimes if Lester is feeling especially spry and he’s had a good day with his arthritis, he’ll hop up on […]

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Chicken-Fried Venison

My job can get crazy sometimes. Yep. Crazier than two men and two sheep on a motorbike. And sometimes it can me ME crazy. But it’s got its perks. I learned how to make the best omelet of my life from Yankee Bitch, who I am delighted to sit next to every day. (read about […]

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The Basic Muffin + Endless Variations

Ah, the muffin. The quintessential breakfast quick bread. Sure, you can break out the Martha White “just-add-milk” mix. Or you can expend a tiny bit more effort and make a truly beautiful muffin. All it takes is a little knowledge to make excellent muffins every time. First tip: Mix the dry and wet ingredients together with […]

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Dietary Slumming with Tammy: Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes

It’s almost Christmas. I love Christmas. Christmas is my very favorite time of the year. Well, except for St. Patrick’s Day. I love St. Patrick’s Day.  lt might be because I love green so much. Or the green beer. I think dying food to turn it different colors is so inspired; Red Velvet cake, Easter […]

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