Posted in September 2012

September Things

September Things

1. Since when did they start making limos with the Delorean door?? Why did no one tell me about this sooner???? 2. How many days until the mountains open for boarding? I have been looking at pictures of snow dusted mountains for the past couple weeks and it is torture. Especially when I see them … Continue reading

Daring Baker’s – Empanada Gallega

Daring Baker’s – Empanada Gallega

Ladies and gentlemen, after a long journey, I have found the perfect dough recipe. And when I found it, it was filled with meat. That’s a combo straight from the heavens, isn’t it? Meat + carbs = win-win, baby. Every time. I have never had the ability to perfect this combination before. The crust always … Continue reading

Birthday Celebration – Cake Batter Cookies

Birthday Celebration – Cake Batter Cookies

Remember how much fun birthdays were as a child? There were pony rides and balloons and face painting and games and, most importantly, CAKE. I remember on multiple occasions running around someone’s backyard, frosting smeared all over my face, giggling my face off because I was high on sugar and for some reason running was … Continue reading

Asparagus, Goat Cheese, and Lemon Pasta

Asparagus, Goat Cheese, and Lemon Pasta

By some magic stroke of luck, the asparagus at the store this week is HUGE and gorgeous and exceptionally fabulous. Instead of forcing my hubby to eat more balsamic butter pasta (I am obsessed with the dish. But I am pretty sure hubby is 5 seconds from kicking me out of the kitchen permanently the if I … Continue reading

High School Flashback – Pizookie

High School Flashback – Pizookie

I have been feeling extremely nostalgic lately. This happens on a yearly basis. It starts with me yearning for my colleges years and the blissful days of jobless, college bum heaven. Then I move steadily into a flood of high school memories and as the year comes to an end, I go back further and … Continue reading

Denver Food and Wine Classic Recap

Denver Food and Wine Classic Recap

All I can say is that I am attending this event EVERY YEAR from now on. Seriously, how did I not know about this event before?? I have obviously led an incredibly sheltered life… The endless sea of food, wine, and spirits gave my hubby and I one of the best day dates we have … Continue reading

Roasted Peaches – Part One

Roasted Peaches – Part One

I have an uncontrollable sweet tooth. It’s becoming a problem. I can be too full to eat another bite at dinner but when it’s time for dessert, oh yea, I have room. Seriously, how do I not weigh 300 pounds?? The heat in Denver has been ridiculous lately, reminding me that summer is not over … Continue reading