Archive for September, 2014

Over the past year we have experienced many changes. We no longer live in Portsmouth and all of the great dining out opportunities that includes. But never fear, we aren’t too far so there will still be some of those posts. However the majority of the time we enjoy spending time at   Read More ...

Categories: Worth It?

When I was growing up pizza rolls were a microwave delight, however I can only imagine what’s in them. As we are entering football season I have been looking for some easy snacks with ingredients that can be kept around for a while. These “grown up pizza rolls” which I   Read More ...

Categories: Cooking, Quick & Easy

I have never been much of a gardener. Thankfully I know many others who are (and know a great farm stand), so we have had plenty of fresh produce this summer. One thing that we’ve seen a lot is eggplant. When I see eggplant, the only thing I can think of is   Read More ...

Categories: Cooking

Andrea hosted a Beatles 50th Anniversary Celebration dinner last week. It looks like it was quite a night, and her post is below. There are a lot of additional posts which are linked throughout including their recipes and the beer pairings. Enjoy! 1964 Beatles Concert 50th Anniversary Meal Fifty years   Read More ...

As part of the Beatles 50th Anniversary Celebration they also had a different beer to pair with each course. Below is Andrea’s post about each of those pairings and their Beatles reference. BEER and BEATLES TASTING and PAIRING Eight Beers for Eight Days a Week BEER PAIRED WITH DESCRIPTION BEATLES SONGS   Read More ...

Today is our three month-iversary. It has been a great three months and they have flown by. I didn’t have much time for cooking during all of the wedding craziness, so I have been enjoying finally getting to cook again. Also we were given so many great wedding gifts, and   Read More ...

Categories: Cooking

Cupcakes are a great way to celebrate throw back Thursday. Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes were one of my favorites as a child. And I thought they were pretty well known back in the day. But it turns out a lot of people didn’t know what they were. All you do is   Read More ...

Categories: Baking

As most of you have heard already, beer is not my favorite thing The rest of my family feels differently and they have lots of great activities which would make great posts. However writing about beer is very hard for those who don’t drink or enjoy beer. Thankfully my Mother   Read More ...

Categories: Ale Tales, Guest Bloggers

I figured that for our first post back, a great topic would be wedding food. Food is obviously really important to us, so in picking a wedding venue the food was a priority. My dress didn’t have pockets, so I didn’t have my phone most of the time and missed   Read More ...

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