Recipe: The most impressive (& easy!) French toast ever.

by heirtoblair on December 19, 2012

Christmas morning? Company over? Needing to impress a one night stand? Ingredients 1 pint Heavy cream Two eggs Olive oil, enough to coat your frying pan Artisan bread, thickly sliced Heat the olive oil in a frying pan over Medium. (you don’t want it too hot, otherwise you’ll fry & burn the bread!) Mix the […]


Incredibly Stupid-Easy Crock Pot Potato Soup

by heirtoblair on November 18, 2012

Yep, pulling out my faithful crock pot again. Doug adores potato soup because it’s cream & carbs & fat & then you get to smother it in bacon & cheese.  (let’s be serious – I love the shit out of it, too.)  I’ve tried several potato soup recipes in the past & all of them […]


Crock Pot Chili Recipe

by heirtoblair on November 14, 2012

We are big chili fans once September hits.  I’d say something about the weather turning cool but we live in North Carolina where it can easily hit 75 degrees mid-November.  So we tend to sweat through our first few meals of comfort food but it is oh-so-worth-it.  (A confession: I was NOT a chili fan […]


Beef Stew: The Momma Edition

by heirtoblair on February 22, 2012

I used to feel really, really intimidated by this recipe, mostly because it took so long to nail The Momma down to exact measurements (she’s been making it so long that it’s second-nature to her!).  & the first time I attempted it, I left the heat up too high in a basic pot & it […]


Recipe: Life Changing Oatmeal

by heirtoblair on January 9, 2012

This recipe is the village bicycle whore.  It gets around & everyone’s had a turn.  But it’s just so darn tasty. The first person to introduce it to me was Jenny, who perfected it for breastfeeding perks & then was adopted by Kathleen, who changed it up a bit for convenience.  It is such a […]