Oscars 2013: Argo

Movies and Munchies has taken some time away, as Mr. Movie Fuel has been finishing up his Master’s degree in old people. Sorry, I still haven’t finished my first cup of coffee. It’s actually a  Masters in Health Care Administration with a focus in Gereontology. If I haven’t mentioned already, Jy is a way better […]

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Summer Coconut Cashews

Roasted nuts aren’t just for the holidays, summer is a great time for cooked nuts, too! Just (insert joke here about sunburned crazy neighbors, relatives, reality show stars). When the temperature starts to rise, so does the frequency of dinner salads. Nothing tops a salad better than roasted nuts! These guys are especially yummy mixed […]

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Carrot DIp

Road Trip Series: Carrot Spread

The rain has finally made it to town and boy, do we need it! There was a general sense of tiredness in the air yesterday, as we are still adjusting to the time change and I am still adjusting to a life not laden with bread and sugar. I searched and searched for blog topics […]

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Date Night Spicy Corn

Most of our date nights are spent watching our month old copy of a Netflix movie (the disc kind, not the streaming kind), on the couch, after the kids are in bed and spent with either ice cream (not anymore!) or whatever snack we can develop out of our pantry.  We are working towards actually […]

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2012 Oscar Themed Food: Moneyball

MONEYBALL   Starring: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill and Phillip Seymour Hoffman Directed by:  Bennett Miller Putting together a well made, successful film is similar to putting together the right pieces of a good baseball team.  A smart screenwriter, innovative director and capable producer can easily be compared to an intelligent general manager, a strong minded […]

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