One Screw Loose is a jelly and Jelly rub company with flavours like India Pale Ale Beer with Habañero Peppers and Sweet Tea with Red Raspberries. They describe their jellies as probably the best on the planet. All their products are hand-crafted and locally sourced from around Forest Park Georgia.
Tom from the blogging duo Tom Eats, Jen Cooks, has gone to Osaka, Japan and explored the eating options available there. And what a wide range there is, from the dodgy bars in Dotonbori to the Fish Market serving copious amounts of sake with fresh fish and intricate dishes.
In case you are looking for an emergency dessert for your Christmas table, I thought I would share with you these mini gingerbread cookie pies from Eclectic Recipes. The inspiration for them is from Pillsbury Gingerbread Cookie Dough and Pillsbury pie crusts that allow you to make both gingerbread cookies and pies really quickly.
* To make the cookie pies all it takes are ingredients and instructions from Eclectic Recipes
The Herb Wheel from B.P. Storn is a tool that was handed down from his grandmother detailing the best herbs to accompany a wide range of meals. The wheel covers not only meats and poultry, but vegetables, sauces, cheeses, salads, fish and soups.
In many Christian cultures, it is traditional to construct gingerbread houses during the Christmas season. It is a pastime that is not only delicious but it also gets the kids involved with Christmas preparations, teaching them co-operation, team work and the Christmas spirit.
Homemade Muji has kits that you and your kids can bake up so as to have your own little gingerbread Christmas village.
Website: Muji Homemade
Lately s’mores have become very popular, especially now that winter has arrived and we actually need the fires for warmth. We have also seen s’mores in almost every shape and form but we have never seen s’more chocolate truffles.
* Darla has taken the already delicious s’more and fashioned s’more truffles that are topped with crumbled cookies and a mini marshmallow
Imagine having your favourite meal turned into a cocktail with just a fraction of the calories. That is what Le Whif creator, David Edwards has done. After David’s first project Le Whif, was such a hit, he and Marc Bretillot have collaborated to create Le Whaf enabling you to experience the complex flavours of your favourite complete meal without the calories and in cocktail form.
* More information on Le Whaf can be found on both the Fast Design Co. website
If you have a really tall dog breed, chances are it’s difficult for them to reach their food and water bowls when they are placed on the ground. The dogs leaning over can also lead to them inhaling too much air and getting bloat which can be deadly, especially to deep-chested breeds like Great Danes.
Half Moon Bay, California has always been a fishing town, and from the 15th November every year crab season starts. This marks a time when thousands of pounds of fresh Dungeness crabs are brought in by boat and sold fresh and squirming to locals & restaurants in the town.
Tom Borden started a Kickstarter page to start Half Moon Bays first and only crab shack on wheels. Selling dishes like Whole Steamed Dungeness Crab, Dungeness Crab Sandwich, Zolo’s Crab Balls and Dungeness Crab Chowder Tom plans to fill the demand for a crab shack to serve the hundreds of tourists that come to Half Moon Bay specifically for the Dungeness crab.
Website: Poppys Crab Shack on Kickstarter