Thursday, December 25, 2008

Christmas 2008

Got to see the immediate family minus a couple nephews and one niece. Everyone was mostly civil. Food was good and plentiful. Hope your holiday was as at least as nice.

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Not the same old carols....

Since Lis over on Kid Sis in Hollywood posted Twisted Christmas.

I thought I'd counter with:

Run DMC - Christmas In Hollis

George Thorogood and the Destroyers - Rock n roll christmas

Eminem - Jingles Bell

I want a boob job for Christmas

Chipmunks Roasting on an Open Fire

Police Stopped My Car

Trans-Siberian Orchestra - Christmas Canon Rock

U2 - I Believe In Father Christmas

Achmed The Dead Terrorist - Jingle Bombs

Weird Al Yankovic - The Night Santa Went Crazy

Techno~Jingle Bells {REMIX}

Carol of the Bells - Techno Remix

All I Want For Christmas is You (So So Def Remix)

Saturday, December 06, 2008

Pumpkin Soup

4 cups of Pumpkiin Pureed
1 Can (13.5 oz) Coconut milk
1 cup whole milk
1 onion
1 apple
1 ripe banana
4 Tablespoons salted butter
4 cups chicken broth
1 tablespoon ginger
1 tablespoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon nutmeg
1 teaspoon coriander
1 dash of cloves
1 cup of light brown sugar
1 teaspoon paprika
1/2 teaspoon celery salt

Pureed Pumpkin then put in pot
chopped apple, onion, and banana and pureed with whole milk and coconut milk
put on heat to full
put in salted stick butter in 1 tablespoon pieces
stirred in spices
brought to boil
reduced to low heat for 1/2 hour
served with whole wheat bread.

It's the first time I made pumpkin soup and the recipe is approximately the above.