In the Midnight Kitchen Blog at (12/2010)

In the Midnight Kitchen

Dec. 29, 2010 10:18 pm 
Updated: Dec. 30, 2010 7:37 pm
Got home last night after a trying day at work and an even more trying commute, all ready to to make a cauliflower dish that my cauliflower-hating husband would like.  Just as I was "prepping to prep" the power went out for no apparent reason.  It had been raining all day (thus the… MORE
South Texas bulb onions
Photo Detail
Images (1)
Tags:  N/A
Dec. 27, 2010 9:32 pm 
Updated: Dec. 29, 2010 8:08 am
The coldest beer in town and the best fish and chips I've had outside of England - other than those at Conor O'Neil's in Boulder.  The fish is haddock in a Bass Ale batter and is close to divine.  Had a lovely time at The Abbey tonight with a friend from high school till the drunken… MORE
Photo Detail
Images (1)
Tags:  N/A
Dec. 26, 2010 9:09 pm 
Updated: Dec. 29, 2010 8:09 am
I've been debating with myself over whether or not this blog should have a theme.  A theme would add structure, be a sort of regimen or therapy (like dicing, Nana). It might be constricting, but constrictions give structure, so I've decided on going with a theme for thirty days.  I'll… MORE
Images (0)
Tags:  N/A
Dec. 26, 2010 1:25 pm 
Updated: Dec. 26, 2010 10:30 pm
Music, cooking, reading, writing, drinking and of course, eating, with my family and friends:  my favorite things to do.  Having a full (and then some) time job and a small daughter means that most of my alone time happens late at night and that the writing part of the above joys often falls… MORE
Images (0)
Tags:  N/A
We do our best to make sure that Allrecipes user contributions are appropriate, but if you see anything questionable, please let us know so we can address the issue.
Click to Change your Profile Picture

Home Town
Denton, Texas, USA

Member Since
Sep. 2009

Cooking Level

Cooking Interests
Mexican, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Healthy, Quick & Easy, Gourmet

Walking, Reading Books, Music

Subscribe Today!

In Season

Rockin' Tacos
Rockin' Tacos

A simple tortilla topped with Mexican fillings gives you a burst of spicy flavor.

Mexican Desserts
Mexican Desserts

Flan, churros, tres leches cake? We have these and so many more. It's fiesta time!

Subscribe Today! Only $7.99
Subscribe Today! Only $7.99

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!

About Me
I have an awesome husband, a beautiful five-year-old daughter, and a somewhat frustrating job. Cooking is my release. I look forward all day long to getting home and making dinner.
My favorite things to cook
Risotto,soup,sauces. I kinda like mastering all that French stuff.
My favorite family cooking traditions
I cook, Kevin bakes. We love runny eggs and toast soldiers on Sunday mornings, pumpkin risotto in the fall, Guinness cake any time.
My cooking triumphs
Julia Child's cheese soufflé.
My cooking tragedies
Chicken Stewed in Ale. It will take a blog post to describe this debacle.
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States