Archive for the sour cream Tag

You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Expodes: Black Bean Soup FAST

This is one of my favorite fastest soups EVER. I got the recipe from Real Simple magazine.  Original recipe here. HERE’S HOW I DO IT: 1.  Can of BLACK BEANS:  I don’t use canned beans.  They take up a lot of room in our cabinets.  So I started buying dry beans and soaking them.  I know you think this sounds
Read more…

In Which Sour Cream Nearly Causes The Kid To Have A Nervous Breakdown

Do you think toddlers know when they are acting like a jerk? I mean when I was a kid, I recall being able to recognize that I was behaving like an asshole. . .not that it stopped me. . .sometime around the age of four.  Yet I’m not sure what the state of my self-awareness was prior to that. I’m
Read more…

Reluctant Mother’s Culinary Give-A-Damn Has Apparently Left The Building

I don’t mind cooking but I’ve never LOVED it.  Over the years, I’ve become an acceptable cook.  However, if I’m rushed or busy, cooking is one thing that I’m willing to rapidly drop way down on my priority list. What parent isn’t hurried and busy? Couple this normally occurring chaos with an interesting fall bird migration heating up in our
Read more…