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Archive for December, 2010

December 13, 2010

Elm Bowls

Beautiful centerpiece, handmade. JL Wood Turning on Etsy.

December 9, 2010

Perfect Prime Rib Roast with Red Wine Jus

Step by step photos for perfect prime rib – the secret is the hot sear and then slow and low roast.

December 9, 2010

Yorkshire Pudding Recipe

How can you have a Prime Rib dinner without the traditional accompaniment, Yorkshire Pudding? Poofy, airy pastry popovers made from pancake-thin like batter and the beef fat from cooking the Prime Rib Roast. Instead of buying a popover pan, I just used a muffin tin. My goal was to get Yorkshire Pudding to stay mile-high […]

December 9, 2010

S’mores Marshmallow Pops

S’mores on a stick….these look so fun to make! Go check them out on my good friends Todd and Diane’s site White On Rice Couple.  

December 8, 2010

How to Make Christmas Tree Yo-Yo Ornament

Every year, the kids and I hand-make several ornaments for the Christmas Tree. One of the most touching moments of the holiday is to admire the tree each year and giggle and reminisce “remember when we made this ornament!?” It serves as our scrapbook and the ornaments will surely be passed down through the generations […]

December 8, 2010

If only customer service was this easy

This is a sponsored review from BlogHer and Kenmore. Am I so bored that I’m talking with my washer? Well, no, but my washer is talking to a Sears tech. Yup, you read right, my Kenmore washer and dryer communicates via phone to help the tech diagnose the problem through Kenmore Connect. Sure beats calling […]

December 7, 2010

Chopstick Glasses

Never leave home without your chopsticks! Chopsticks Glasses via One Inch Punch — see 12 other funky chopsticks at Oddee.

December 7, 2010

Prawns with Coconut Milk and Preserved Crab Fat (Ginataang Hipon with Gata and Taba ng Talangka)

Recipe for Prawns with Coconut Milk and Preserved Crab Fat (Ginataang Hipon with Gata and Taba ng Talangka) by Trissa Lopez at my other site, New Asian Cuisine.

December 7, 2010

Pressure Cooker Split Pea and Ham Soup

Only takes a few minutes of active time and 4 minutes of cooking time in pressure cooker! Pressure Cooker Split Pea and Ham Recipe over at my column on TLC.

December 7, 2010

Baked Jalapeno Bacon Poppers

It’s taken me thirty-ahem-something years to try a jalapeno popper for the very first time. Poppers have always been one of those things that just didn’t seem so appealing – I blame it on bad crab rangoon, which has certain similarities to the popper. Sure, both have qualities that I whole-heartedly embrace in other foods […]

December 7, 2010

Fortune Bandages

Funny stocking stuffer! $7 at Urban Outfitters (via Incredible Things)

December 6, 2010

Giveaway: Apple iPad

I’m teaming up with Kraft Foods to give away an iPad! In the spirit of giving and in celebration of their new iPad app Big Fork Little Fork, we’re giving away one Apple iPad. Big Fork Little Fork has recently teamed up with celeb Chef Marcus Samuelsson to release a new content pack. It  contains . . .

December 5, 2010

Giveaway: Delta Faucet with Touch2O Technology

Giving away one Delta kitchen faucet with Touch2O Technology!Start and stop the flow of water with a touch of your wrist, forearm, or elbow. The handle stays clean when your hands aren’t.With Touch2O Technology it doesn’t matter if you have two full hands or 10 messy fingers, tap anywhere on the spout or handle . . .

December 5, 2010

Giveaway: Tassimo Brewbot T20 Coffee Machine

Tassimo T20 Brewbot Retail value $129.99 Better brewing by design TASSIMO is a brewing system unlike any other; Remarkable in its ability to offer an exceptional combination of quality, convenience, consistency and versatility, only TASSIMO offers a choice of coffee. Variety enjoy over 40 beverage varieties from 12 distinct brands. . . .

December 5, 2010

Giveaway: Wok Star Kit

My friend, Eleanor Hoh is the genius behind Wok Star Kit – a light cast iron pre-seasoned wok and instructional set.It’s one of my favorite woks and does magic for stir fries. She’s giving us one set to give away!With the Wok Star Kit you’ll achieve delicious, homestyle dinners in thirty minutes . . .