I Didn’t Even Know You Could Pronounce Paella!

So, I made something approacing paella tonight. Jen made this really simple sauce last night with fresh tomatoes, olive oil and onions. It was awesome on pasta, so I figured it might be good with some of the tilapia we had in the freezer. Jen didn’t want pasta again, so we agreed on rice. I… Continue reading I Didn’t Even Know You Could Pronounce Paella!

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We’re making marshmallows tonight! I

We’re making marshmallows tonight! I am so excited. The recipe looks really simple and if we get brave we may try making chocolate ones as well. Then tomorrow, it’s over to my parents’ house for the big barbecue and s’mores for dessert. In other insane the-end-must-be-near news, Jen and I beat her parents at pinochle!!… Continue reading We’re making marshmallows tonight! I

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Things I Learned In The Hall On The Way To The Bathroom

Things I learned in the hall on the way to the bathroom: Marshmallows originally came from the root of a plant called, oddly enough, the marsh mallow. Instead of using marsh mallow to make them now, our modern marshmallows are made with gelatin. It is very easy to make homemade marshmallows. I will, of course,… Continue reading Things I Learned In The Hall On The Way To The Bathroom