Tag: Winter

  • 2023 Week 2 – 4% and Climbing

    2023 Week 2 – 4% and Climbing

    We’re 4% into the year, according to @year_progress on Twitter, and it’s really hard to believe how warm this winter has been. We had a cold snap around the holidays, but it should not be in the 40s in mid-January. We checked out a new restaurant this week and dug into the history of mid-century…

  • 2022 Week 3 – Settling in for the Winter

    2022 Week 3 – Settling in for the Winter

    It’s the NFL Wild Card weekend, and there have been some great games played these past two days. But, unfortunately, the Colts blew their chance to go to the playoffs last weekend with an embarrassing loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars. The only thing I like about the cold winter weather is the food we fix…

  • It’s Snowing!

    And you know what that means…

  • Winter Wonderland?

    Winter Wonderland?

    Sure it looks pretty but this is one hell of a storm that’s blowing through the midwest tonight.  With wind chills expected around -40F tomorrow it’s going to be interesting to see how Central Indiana makes it through this one! Stay safe everyone!

  • Split Pea Soup with Ham

    Split Pea Soup with Ham

    Even though we’ve had an incredibly mild winter I still can’t help but want some of the comfort foods that go along with this time of year.  This is a classic rendition of that childhood favorite (at least mine anyway).  It’s simple to prepare and any leftovers will freeze and reheat well. Split Pea Soup…

  • Braised Short Ribs

    Braised Short Ribs

    It’s officially cold in the Hoosier State and that means I’m in the mood for hearty comfort food that makes the house smell incredible (and helps keep the winter blues at bay).  My wife and I had an incredible tasting menu at Pizzology last year (special New Years Eve event) and the Braised Short Ribs…