This Open Thread Is Learning Something New

Oh, the things that grandmothers say. Mine has always been a big fan of acquiring knowledge. She used to nag us endlessly to sign up for all kinds of courses. And you know what? I can’t help but feeling that I should have joined that Italian exchange program. Maybe laziness wouldn’t win me over so easily these days, and I would actually speak Italian. Read More This Open Thread Is Learning Something New

Munchies for Drunks: Italian Nachos

I am firm believer that cooking is an ongoing experiment. When I watch cooking shows, or read cookbooks, and am told, ‘Now, make SURE you follow this exactly, because it won’t turn out right if you don’t’, I laugh. Maybe that’s true of baking; after all, nobody wants flat, hard-as-a-rock cookies, or under-done biscuits. Read More Munchies for Drunks: Italian Nachos