• Recipes

    Pi Day 2011

    by  • March 14, 2011 • Events, Fun or Funny, Recipes, Recipes & Meals • 6 Comments

    It’s Pi Day 2011! Get it? 3.14 aka 3/14 aka March 14? Celebrate the transcendental constant π with Hounds in the Kitchen by including your favorite post about pi or pie in the Linky below. Feel free to link to a recipe, homeschool lesson on circles, or geometry related story. It’s fine if the...

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    Beer Cheese Fondue Dip

    by  • February 22, 2011 • Recipes • 7 Comments

    I mentioned making beer cheese dip for a Superbowl party a few weeks ago and Kellie asked for the recipe. Ask and ye shall receive, readers! albeit on a delayed schedule… Alex made this dip from scratch. It follows the typical fondue method: dust grated cheese with flour and mustard, warm a liquid with...

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    Holla Challah!

    by  • February 8, 2011 • Family, Parent, Recipes • 4 Comments

    Challah is said with a ‘holla!’ attitude in this house. I apologize to Jewish families who eat challah as a sabbath bread, but I really can’t even think of this bread without the tune of Hollaback Girl rising in my mind. It doesn’t matter how you say it or whether you think of the...

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    Church Lady Orange Cookies

    by  • February 3, 2011 • Kids Cook, Recipes • 4 Comments

    On January 28th, I wanted to make cookies. More than the sweet treat, I wanted to be comforted by baking something delicious and familiar. Standing in my way was one impediment: we had no butter and no plans to replace it until Pantry Month was over. Because I didn’t really want to experiment with...

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    Healthy Snack Cake

    by  • January 25, 2011 • Parent, Recipes • 8 Comments

    The other day I noticed a little bit of homemade applesauce and some home-pureed pumpkin leftover in the fridge. I wanted to make something with them before they went bad. Five year old Lil and I had just made muffins for a meal so we wanted something a little different and came up with...

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