Not Your Typical Poolside Snack

. . Lately, the weather has been perfect for poolside meals – not too hot, not too windy, no rain. Bella has taken on to take a swim in the pool whenever we are in the back. She used to hate the water, but all of a sudden she has become a big fan. For […]

Best Snack – Ever !?

> > Pork Rinds, Pork Skins, Pork Scratchings, Pork Crackling, Chicharrones, Scrunchions, Oreilles de Christ, Chicharrón, chicharrón con Gordo, Gratons, Khaep Mu,  Tóp Mỡ, škvarky,  Grieben, Griaba, Torresmos,  Couratos,  Knabbelspek, Flæskesvæ, etc, etc, etc. Fried pork skin is eaten in most if not all areas around the world where pork is consumed. (Many other animal skins, ears and intestines are also used […]

Midnight Snack – Good Stuff ! Not Crappy Bags of “Nachos & Salsa”

> > Life is Good – mostly because life is what you make of it 🙂 Take the snack I prepped for myself an hour ago for example. Rather than opening an over-prized bag of crappy nachos (Totopos), a can of over-prized, VERY crappy cheese dip and a tub of sometimes surprisingly decent salsa Mexicana, why […]

Fiery Midnight Snack – Chilli-Noodles With Seafood And Egg

> > Here  is the thing – if yo are able to use anything fresh in preparing food – not frozen, not canned, not otherwise preserved – that’s usually the best way to go (although not always). But, as I have mentioned before, we are not always so lucky as to have access to fresh, unprocessed […]

Seafood Snack

> > > Your choice: > $ 3.95 – 1 pack of crappy “Nachos” $ 4.50 – 1 small tub of crappy “Salsa” $ 3.50 – 1 small can of crappy “Cheese Dip” Total: $ 11.95 for a crappy snack 😦 > OR !!! > $ 11.00 – 1,5 lbs snow crab legs $ 6.00 […]

Midnight Snack (No Crappy Chips With Crappy Salsa)

“ “ What’s  a man got to do when brutal hunger strikes at 2.00am ? – How about this little snack I whipped up last night. Accompanied by a nice bottle of merlot. Happily shared with Bella  (the snack, not the wine 🙂 Bon Appetit !    Life is Good ! “ “ “ “ […]

Bucatini, Bologna, Tomato, Asiago & Egg ” Midnight Snack In Simpleland “

. . Yesterday  I had a very long workday without lunch or dinner. I finally came home at 9.00pm (I left the house at 5.00am, after two hours of walking Bella, breakfast, checking e-mail, etc) . First thing’s first, so I poured myself a glass of merlot and sat down to relax a few minutes […]

Late Night Snack: Romaine, Tomatoes, Eggs & Seafood

. . What  a great, tasty snack last night at 1.00 am. Just about three minutes of preparation, but a great, very enjoyable meal  🙂 If you use canned food, just make sure it is of very good quality, a few extra $ will make a big difference in taste, texture and appearance. I used a simple Dijon […]