Grostl (Potato, Bacon, and Onion Hash)

At the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics yesterday, the U.S. gained a third gold medal for snowboarding when Kaitlin Farrington won the women’s halfpipe competition.  She beat Australia’s Torah Bright who took home silver this year, and U.S. teammate Kelly Clark who won bronze in the event.  In pairs figure skating, Russian pair Tatyana Volosozhar and Maksim … More Grostl (Potato, Bacon, and Onion Hash)

Bacon Onion Pizza

I remember being about O’s age and working on lion and lamb paper bag puppets at school, because March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb.  While the snow that’s falling right now is pretty and all, I’m ready to skip to the lamb part.  About eight inches of accumulation this … More Bacon Onion Pizza


Plenty of pizza shops and Italian restaurants offer stuffed breads with various fillings, known commonly as stromboli.  It makes me chuckle that it’s considered to be an authentic Italian food when by most accounts, it originates from just outside of Philadelphia.  Wherever it comes from, stromboli is great with a salad as a meal, or … More Stromboli

Top 10 Posts of 2012

As 2012 comes to a close tonight, I’m looking forward to celebrating with friends at home tonight.  I’ve enjoyed New Year’s Eve a number of ways in the past- sometimes visiting friends, sometimes hosting parties at home, and sometimes hanging out on the couch eating Chinese food and waiting to see the ball drop on … More Top 10 Posts of 2012