Passport

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No, I didn’t make a passport with my bear hands. That would be kinda cool though. Annnnd I would likely be arrested. I don’t think my crafts skills would bode well in prison. Now… Continue reading

Steak, potatoes and carrots, oh my!

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This small feast was made ENTIRELY by my bear hands. No boxes, cans or mixes  –  just pure bear creations. Wait, actually I used a can of chicken broth. But who can make chicken broth from… Continue reading

Laffy Taffy

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Bet you thought I actually made taffy from scratch, huh? Well, I’m not that advanced, but stay tuned. 🙂 For my office Secret Santa gift exchange, I made this box for my co-worker,… Continue reading

Return of the Mac

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Here’s another macaroni recipe that is a crowd favorite. My mom’s tuna macaroni salad is almost as famous as her Eddie Murphy laugh. Everyone loves this salad so I figured I better learn… Continue reading

Santa’s Workshop

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Oh, the joy of gift giving during the holidays. I love the reactions such as, “it’s just what I needed…SOCKS!” or “you didn’t have to. really.” My favorite was, “I am NOT an… Continue reading

Macdaddy Mac N Cheese

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So Thanksgiving has come and gone, and I miss my family almost as much as I miss the food. (Kidding). But seriously, my fam is the bomb dot com. Especially the kids. They… Continue reading

Training Day

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Thanksgiving is the most glorious day of the year and it’s about a week away. I am preparing by training my body to eat more food, so that I can fully appreciate Thanksgiving… Continue reading

Lend Me Your Ears

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My friend Monica asked all of her friends to dress up as Disney characters for her daughter’s 1st birthday party. Little did she know how much I enjoy costumes! I think the big Minnie… Continue reading

Pandora’s Box

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Pandora’s box supposedly contained all the evils of the world. I used to think of my recipe box the same way. Whenever I opened it, the recipes were unleashed to the world my family/friends… Continue reading

Mango Tango

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I lovvvvve mango. It’s a sweet, solid, tropical fruit. But like tango is the forbidden dance, mango is the forbidden fruit (to me). It is a pain to work with. You have to peel it… Continue reading