vegetable paninis

I’m hoping that by posting now everyone has had sufficient time to watch the premiere of The Bachelor, if you couldn’t catch it live. The first episode of the season is always the best, and sometimes the only one I watch. By “sometimes”, I mean never. If I see the first one I’m committed. The…

french onion soup

Happy New Year, invisible friends! I hope you all had a sloppy evening full of delicious appetizers and cheap champagne. I know I did. What does the new year mean? Well, for starters, I’ll still be dating everything 2012 until at least February which is super annoying. 2013 will be the year that the classiest…

narragansett succotash and honey dijon potatoes

Tomorrow night the GS is taking me to a work function at the French Embassy. Faaaancy schmancy. I’m really excited even though I’ll probably be the only person that doesn’t speak any French. Oh sorry, I can say “Bon jour, je m’apelle Erin.” In a really horrendous non-accent. And then I’m done. It’s a wine…

i roasted a chicken

I know I just posted chicken, but this is a whole new ballgame. My kitchen and my heart have been wanting this for a loooong time. I’ve been a little hesitant because I was worried that it would be a lot of work and then it wouldn’t turn out good and then because I’m a…

honey beer chicken

Is it bad that when I hear “honey” my mind fills in “boo boo child”? I’ve never even seen this show! My mom thinks it’s despicable that I watch the Kardashians, so I haven’t dared to indulge in a show about an incestuous family raising a beauty queen. At least that’s what I gather the show…