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Madman Chili and Spam Pasta Salad

It’s when I have time to kill that the problems manifest. Because I was running ahead of schedule and didn’t want to arrive too early at The Pirate’s gymnastics class, I took the plunge and steered my creaky cart down a grocer’s isle which I visit with precious rarity- the “canned meat zone.”  It was there, amongst the canned wienies and jarred clams that I first spotted it.   381 more words


How to Grow Jalapeno Peppers in the UK – Part 1

Sowing and germinating

Jalapenos have to be my favourite chilli. Their thick flesh makes them perfect for so many applications and the flavour is the best of all C. 723 more words


Weekend Breakfast Menu#1: Savory Crepe

I’ve mentioned before that I’d like to have postings about various breakfast ideas for your weekends. So here it is.. Breakfast#1: Savory Crepe

Despite the fact that I love making dessert and sweets, for breakfast I prefers savory stuff. 647 more words

Food For Thought

Spicy Cucumber Margaritas

While visiting my parents in the midwest earlier this month, I learned three things:

  • The town where I grew up built a new police station directly across the street from my old house.
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Celebrate National Tequila Day with a Special Cocktail Guide from NoMI Kitchen!

If you “take life with a grain of salt…a slice of lime, and a shot of tequila,” then you’ve probably got a spot in your heart (and your mouth!) for this celebrated distilled beverage which is crafted from the blue agave plant of Mexico. 410 more words

Bacon Cheddar Biscuits with Jalapeño Honey Butter

The addition of bacon makes anything better and biscuits are no exception. This recipe has just enough bacon so that it doesn’t over power the flavor of the biscuit. 431 more words


Mexican Oven Bake with Mince, Goats Cheese and Kidney Beans

On the topic of being under time pressure, I have cooked this delicious dish with mostly pantry staples during the week. All preparations can be done during the day, leaving just a quick finish off in the oven before dinner can be served. 232 more words

Healthy Dinners