Morbid Curiosity

Morbid Curiosity: Melty Wonders

One would think that finding an appropriate Halloween-themed recipe in a vast collection of old cookbooks would be easy. But you’d be wrong. Judging by the cookbooks, I’ve come to believe that the only themes that were allowed for costume parties in mid-century North America were “Boredom” and “Blatant Racism.” 


World’s Best Mac-N-Cheese

There are certain foods that taste better out of the box–Twinkies, for example–and I’m inclined to grant Kraft macaroni and cheese that status. But only because I consider homemade macaroni and cheese vs. Kraft mac to be a showdown between two completely different food groups. At times, you may crave the familiarity of moistened cheese […]