Category Archive: Dinner

Nice Tatas {frittata}

I realize that the word frittata is super ridiculous. There is a macho-bias against egg dishes in general (see: quiche) but seriously, you have to like a frittata. There’s an entire nation that… Continue reading

This is Top Chef, not Top Scallops {seared scallops}

Oh Fabio Viviani, you sassy Italian chef you, with your adorable quips and charming ways. For those of you who don’t generally memorize television episodes that you’ve seen once, this particular quote appeared… Continue reading

Soupersonic {roasted tomato soup}

We’re J.J. Fad and we’re here to rock. In case you weren’t into female hip-hop bands in the late 80’s, and I can’t imagine who wouldn’t be, Supersonic was the first rap song I ever… Continue reading

What a Crock {southwestern brisket}

Some of the recipes on this website are mine – things I have been making for a while with no guidelines (maybe there were at some point, but that was long enough ago… Continue reading

Getting in Touch with My Inner Child {pizza}

I have mentioned this before.  I love pizza.  It’s my favorite food (yes, I still have that – and a favorite color – green, and a favorite song at any given time).  If… Continue reading