Recipe Post: Swedish Meatballs (with a Twist)

When I was a kid I was a big fan of the Muppet Show (totally aging myself here); my favourite character by far was the Swedish Chef. Never mind that this puppet is probably (maybe?) hellaciously offensive to Swedes now, but he made me laugh so hard when I was 10. To this day, whenever…

Recipe Post: Croissant Bread Pudding

I swear, this recipe is so extra, as the kids say. I mean, who has several stale croissants just *lying around* on the regular that one would think to make bread pudding with them? Supposedly, standard bread pudding was originally invented by thrifty housewives looking to use up any food scraps that weren’t good enough…

Recipe Post: Fried KFC Copycat “Chicken” (plus real Chicken!)

It comes as no surprise to anyone who reads my blog that I’m always trying to find interesting vegetarian analogs for meat-focused meals I enjoyed in my youth. Fried chicken is definitely one of those. It’s been a long time since I’ve eaten KFC, but I do remember how much I once enjoyed it. I’ve…