Food and Drink

Irish Cream Liqueur Brownies- A Delicious Experiment and Two Recipes

All Costco's Kirkland brand drinks seem to be great- the wines, the liquors, and now... how about this Irish Cream Liqueur? Into the cart it went since I couldn't pass up the possibility of a good drink. We have since tried it, and the Kirkland Irish Cream Liqueur is a winner! On ice and in… Continue reading Irish Cream Liqueur Brownies- A Delicious Experiment and Two Recipes

Food and Drink

Will It Really Work? Fast Garlic Peeling by Shaking the Begeezers out of It

I thought I would try this trick for peeling garlic that I have seen demonstrated online a lot lately: Scroll down to see the results! The only problem is that the garlic juice and some peels are now stuck inside the jar... I find it more efficient with no more dirty dishes to just whack… Continue reading Will It Really Work? Fast Garlic Peeling by Shaking the Begeezers out of It

Food and Drink

Chocolate Wafer Cookie Recipe- Yes, You CAN Make These Yourself, and THE BEST Ice Cream Sandwich, too!

...and they taste WAY better than store bought wafer cookies, or Oreos, and this only leaves me to wonder. What kind of dessert Nirvana would I arrive at by crumbling these cookies into a high quality vanilla ice cream? I had a goal to hunt down a chocolate cookie recipe because I thought I could… Continue reading Chocolate Wafer Cookie Recipe- Yes, You CAN Make These Yourself, and THE BEST Ice Cream Sandwich, too!

Random Newness

Broken Dishwasher and Delayed Genius Moment

This may be the only new thing I get around to today, but I had a stroke of genius about dealing with the family's glassware issues. Wooden clothes pins clipped to the glasses sitting on the counter. I can just hear Wile E. Coyote's voice in my head whispering "Genius, sheer genius!" Then I think that… Continue reading Broken Dishwasher and Delayed Genius Moment