Category Archives: breakfast & brinner

Buttermilk Pancakes

OK, everybody who likes pancakes raise your hand!  Well, I see lots of hands out there because just about everyone loves pancakes.  Golden brown, puffy, tender and tasty slathered in butter and syrup.  Sound good to you?  Yeah, me too. … Continue reading

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Hand Pies

I was watching “The Chew” a week or so ago and saw a piece on “Hand Pies”.  Now, to channel my inner George Carlin, a hand pie is a pie that you eat with your hand—“Thank you Captain Obvious!” It’s … Continue reading

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Cheesy Jalapeno Homemade Biscuits

I’ve given up on buying those refrigerated tubes of biscuits at the grocery store.  Even the store brand costs more than this Cheap Bastid is willing to pay for gooey dough that transforms into blonde hockey pucks. If I’m going to … Continue reading

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Meatloaf and Eggs

Eating good is often about getting creative with stuff you just happen to have on hand.  Last week I did up a meatloaf.  Two pounds worth.  That means leftovers. I love meatloaf sandwiches.  One of my favorite ways is to … Continue reading

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Is it “Brinner” or a Breakfast Skillet?

Brinner.  That’s a term I first heard on the CTV sitcom “Corner Gas” which, an incredibly funny show set in Saskatchewan about a gas station/café in a tiny prairie town.  And “brinner” is what attorney Dismas Hardy likes to throw … Continue reading

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