Archive for September 2013

Why people sound like they're having sex when they eat this dessert

Why people sound like they're having sex when they eat this dessert
When  I served Tres Leche Cake, the ohhhhhs, ahhhhhhs and mmmms emerging from my friends’ mouths—even when I was nowhere in sight—sounded like they were all having sex. I mean the noises were absolutely X-rated, even orgy-esque (not that I’ve ever participated).  If I didn’t know any better, I would have yelled, “GET A ROOM,... Read more »

The store which has the best fruit

The store which has the best fruit
I’ve been to Dominick’s, Jewel, Costco,  Caputo’s, Mariano’s and Trader Joe’s (a place I frequent and will discuss later) and more. But for my money, the store with the best fruit is Aldi. Yes, Aldi. It’s the no-frills store with the Soviet-feel, low prices and off-brands which pretty much look and taste like the real... Read more »

How to make instant fruit jelly

How to make instant fruit jelly
I couldn’t stand it when I bought perfect-looking peaches and nectarines and the little suckers would never ever get ripe. Now I make instant fruit jelly out of them. Boy, it is good. It’s really flavorful. And so-ooooooooo easy. You can put the jelly on top of your oatmeal and, of course, on your PB... Read more »
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