i started a new blog and wrote about my recent landslide of vulnerability.
Another recipe to try.
Creamy Baked Macaroni & Cheese
(Prep time 30-45 min. Bake time 45 min.)
- 2 – 8 oz bricks Extra Sharp Cheddar Cheese (16 oz total), shredded
- 1 – 8 oz brick Pepper Jack cheese, shredded
- 1 Cup shredded cheese blend (I use Mexican but 4 or 6 cheese blend will work)
- 4 1/2 Cups uncooked elbow macaroni
- 1/2 small onion, finely diced
- 3 Tablespoons butter
- 5 Tablespoons flour
- 5 Cups milk
- 1 Teaspoon salt
- 2 Teaspoons ground black pepper
- 1/2 sleeve of Saltine Crackers, crushed (10-15 crackers)
Shred all cheeses, place near your stove-top
Chop half of a small onion until it is finely diced
Crush saltines into uneven rough crumbs and chunks, set aside
Preheat oven to 375 degrees
Boil macaroni until almost done (it should…
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This sounds amazing! I’m definitely going to have to try this.
This recipe came to me via an old friend. I don’t know where she got it. I think it’s a fairly common recipe so I’m not taking any credit for it. However; it’s very rich, very decadent chocolate fudge cheesecake.
Chocolate Madness Cheesecake
Prep Time: 30 mins | Cook Time: 1 hr 15 mins
- 1 1/2 Cups Graham Cracker Crumbs
- 1/2 Cup 10X (Powdered) Sugar
- 1/3 Cup Sweet Ground Baking Cocoa
- 1/2 Cup Melted Butter (1 Stick)
- 1 Cup Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips
- 1 Cup Milk Chocolate Chips
- 3 8 Ounce Packages Cream Cheese
- 1 14 Ounce Can Sweetened Condensed Milk
- 4 Eggs
- 2 Teaspoons Vanilla Extract
Melt butter. Combine with other crust ingredients and press firmly into bottom of 9 inch spring-form…
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I know it’s been a long time since I posted on this blog. I’m sorry for that. School has been ridiculous this last semester and I have been busy with making art and have neglected to post any. I started a fan page for my art on facebook at the suggestion of my best friend. There’s not much there at the moment, but there will be more coming. I hope you will check it out.
Considering buying Remember Me on amazon instant video. I always meant to see it but never got around to it. I know I could just buy it from Walmart or whatever but I kinda wanna watch it now and am not going to Walmart at 1 a.m. just to buy a movie when I’m already in pajamas.
(Just kidding, I never got out of pajamas today.)
But seriously, though.
And I’m tempted to buy Titanic on instant video too, but I know I want the blu rayfor it, so I’m going to wait on that one.
Also I collaged/painted a fall fairy in my art journal today. The only thing I don’t like about it is that the magazine image I used for her head was a little bigger than what I had sketched out so now it sort of looks like she has no neck. It looked fine when I laid the image down to check its position but when I glued it.. no neck. And by the time I realized the problem, the glue had dried.
But her dress and the background turned out really awesome.
I miss my mom. And part of me thinks that the reason I haven’t been in any hurry to graduate is because she won’t be there. And I think that’s part of the reason I never want to get married. When it comes to major changes in my life, sometimes it feels like… what’s the point if she can’t see it? And also I have this nagging feeling that she wouldn’t be proud of me if she could see me now and it makes me feel bad but at the same time, I like the person I am becoming, even if she wouldn’t.
…I think maybe grief would be easier if I really believed in an afterlife, but I don’t anymore. It’s been four and a half years since my mom died and some days it feels like it was yesterday. Today is one of those days, thanks to a particularly heartbreaking september 11ths tribute.
I have too many feelings today, and I just want to hug my kitty.
I’ll have some artsy pictures up soon. I’ve been making some really cool stuff.