The Evil McCheeser

Evil McCheeser Pasta

Evil McCheeser Pasta

One day, years ago, I drove through the McDonald’s drive-thru lane with my daughter and her friend.  I was joking and asked if one of the characters they had painted on the side of the building was the Evil McCheeser.  They laughed so loud and so long I was embarrassed.  Silly mom, what do I know?  I totally thought that was one of the McDonald’s characters! Continue reading

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Dublin Coddle

Dublin Coddle

Dublin Coddle

When one finds bangers, which isn’t an easy task up North where we are all Norwegian or German for the most part, one must make an Irish dish to celebrate St Pat’s day.  Besides bangers and mash which come to mind, I wasn’t sure what to stick my sausages in.  Pinterest to the rescue!  A Dublin Coddle sounded like a nice way to roast up a pot of Irish comfort food! Continue reading

Fowl, Not Foul Potato Soup

Fowl Potato Soup

Fowl Potato Soup

I started making dinner with a plan to make a pot of potato soup.  I’d been craving it for a while but every time I went to make it we were out of bacon.  I knew we had bacon in the drawer this day and plenty of potatoes on hand due to the UND Potato Bowl specials.  The local stores usually feature potatoes that week and we had been daring and purchased two bags.  I was stocked for my pot of soup. Continue reading