Monthly Archives: October 2009

Red Robin – Papillion

This is a first for me on this site so far… a bad review. Not just a normal bad review, but a really horrible one.

This one actually has me preparing to go back there and speak to their management and could perhaps involve law enforcement. We’ll just say I won’t be back. Continue reading

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Ghost Cookies

Last weekend I was going through all the things I had leftover from the Farmer’s Market and I found a Ghost Chile (Naga Jolokia) pepper in my fridge.

At the same time I had been craving some sort of cookie and thought I’d give a pumpkin cookie a try. C’mon in and let me know what you think!! Continue reading

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Smashburger – Omaha

A little over a month ago, Jess and I were driving over to Jason’s Deli to grab a quick bite to eat and we noticed a new restaurant opening almost next door. It was called “Smashburger” and I had never heard of it. A little research and it turns out this may be the next great burger shop. Read along as I take my first look! Continue reading

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From Corn to Hominy

This past week I had an idea. I ended up with a ton of Indian corn from the Farmer’s Market and I thought I’d make hominy out of it. Nice, right?

Let’s just say I have a whole new respect for this stuff and will walk you through all of what it takes to make it, no matter how long it takes! Continue reading

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Pumpkin & Roasted Pepper Dip

This week I went to my first ever Slow Foods gathering and left as part of the new governing board. Holy cow, right? I ddn’t see that coming!

I’d really like to say that it is due to my skills, but I think most of it had to do with this dish that I brought to the potluck dinner. Continue reading

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Easy Spiced Apple and Pear Cake

Mmmm… apples! Those red beauties are my downfall during the autumn months. Unfortunately I ended up with a ton leftover… what’s a guy to do?

Luckily rescue came in the form of a cake recipe by Gayle of Kosher Camembert. Step inside for a very easy cake recipe that is very tasty! Yum!! Continue reading

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