Monthly Archives: "December 2011"

Whole Wheat Pretzel Dough Slider Buns

Whole Wheat Pretzel Dough Slider Buns

December 27, 2011 | 8 Comments

Fairly often, I’ll open the fridge, stare at the shelves and wonder what to make.  Elaborate menus ideas will fly through my mind before I snap back to reality and remember I just about have...

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Polenta Tamale Pie

Tamale Pie with Black Beans

December 20, 2011 | 10 Comments

It’s the first night of  chanukah and as I drove home from work I realized I hadn’t really planned dinner for the party of four that were joining us to eat.  Last night I made...

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What a week it’s been… an award nomination, giveaway and a guest post.  Welcome to all my new followers and subscribers, and congratulations to Anne – there’s a Dancing Deer Signature Brownie & Cookie Medley...

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Triple Peppermint Chocolate Brownies

December 13, 2011 | 13 Comments

It’s a week of Brownies!  If you haven’t yet entered to win your Dancing Deer Brownie Sampler, the giveaway ends on Sunday 12/18/11.  For my readers that are fellow WeightWatchers, I apologize for putting temptation...

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Dancing Deer Brownie Giveaway

December 11, 2011 | 15 Comments

My Wife is a wonderful baker.  I like the freedom to explore and create in the kitchen, and when I venture into uncharted baking-territory I create a culinary disaster rather than a masterpiece.  You don’t...

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Golden Onions for Onion Soup

Onion Soup

December 7, 2011 | 5 Comments

The Godmother of my firstborn is a wonderful young lady.  She fed us when hungry, given us a bed to sleep in when plans changed and we had no place to go, celebrated during the...

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15 Bean Chiptole Burgers

Vegetarian Chipotle Bean Burgers

December 4, 2011 | 8 Comments

Following Thanksgiving, my wife and I decided we needed to do something to balance out the high turkey and meat intake we endured throughout November.   We decided to try a vegan diet for a...

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