Green Curry Rice Bowl

There is progress being made at the house. Trim is up and I have the unenviable task of making sure the nails are set, filling holes, sanding the wood putty and caulking. It's a bit of a pain. However, I found a tool that made my life easier. Behold the pneumatic palm nailer. If you [...]

Lower Carb Japanese Fruitcake

I am a sucker for a new type of fruitcake recipe. This week I am making the Japanese Fruitcake recipe from Southern Living. It's kind of weird that I found this recipe in a magazine for Southern US recipes. I looked around for an explanation, Delishably defined it as: "There's nothing Japanese about this cake, [...]

Low Carb Millionaire Shortbread

I got the floor laid.  I managed to finish without busting up any more of my fingers.  If you can afford not do, don't buy the Home Depot Trafficmaster laminate flooring.  It's not worth the headache to install.  Tony gets the easy flooring (the stuff that costs $2.39 a square foot versus 49 cents a [...]