Meatloaf with Sauteed Swiss Chard and Stewed Tomatoes

    For dinner last night I made meatloaf with sauteed swiss chard with Stewed Tomatoes.  I had Swiss Chard at the Cinebistro the other night and never had it before but I liked it so I decided to play with it for dinner last night. MEATLOAF Ingredients 1 lbs Ground Chuck or lean ground …

The Fuzzy Viking

Created by my friend Jason Nicholas of Pennsylvania. The Fuzzy Viking 2 Parts Icelandic Whiskey (Floki- an organic Icelandic Single Malt) 2 parts Peach Schnapps 3 parts Orange juice 1 dash of blood orange juice Or Grenadine (mostly for color) ICE Combine in shaker, and shake well.  Strain.  Serve in a mug or drinking horn …

Drying Basil

  We planted a  moderately sized raised bed herb garden this year and our plants are growing like crazy!   I’ve been playing with drying herbs and have been researching ways to dry various herbs and found a few different ways of doing it.   Air Drying Basil I haven’t tried this method because I don’t …

The Wave

Just before Christmas my husband and I decided to do the monorail circuit on the Seven Seas Lagoon and visit the three resorts on it and see their Christmas decorations.  Disney always does it up really beautifully. We made a reservation for The Wave at the Contemporary resort for 7:40 pm.  We arrived very early …

Benihana

This was an amazing experience.  We went for my birthday this past weekend.  We had a 7pm reservation and we arrived slightly early and decided to sit in the lounge area.  No sooner had we ordered Sake, our grill table was ready. Our Chef was Cyrill and was funny, high energy and entertaining.  Our waitress …

Cup cakes Red Velvet

Today I made cupcakes for our valentine day “party” in the lounge during work this week.  I had no choice but to make them today because I work tomorrow and get off too late to be making cupcakes the night before. I used Dunken Hines Red Velvet cake mix  and I made the cream Cheese …