How to spice up rice

“Step 3 Stir in salt, pepper and other dry seasonings as you cook the rice. Try garlic powder, onion powder, oregano, parsley, basil, dill, seasoning salt or lemon pepper. Start with ¼ to ½ tsp. of each spice so you don’t overwhelm the rice dish.” Yep, I think that’ll do …

Then there were 5!

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When the waitress asks you how many are in the party, you need to say “five” otherwise, you get 3 chairs and a high chair, or 4 chairs with no space. I just assumed we were counting eating mouths. Anyway, we figured out basic math and everybody was happy.

Welcome to baby’s first outing.

Little mini $%%$#@ pancakes!!!

So, my parents sent me my first poffertjes pan.  Having grown up eating them every weekend and watching my father tirelessly cook them as well as being a father myself and making my own pancakes, my thought was, “how hard can this be?” Turns out, pretty hard. The first step when …