Tagged with comfort food

sloppiest joe

sloppiest joe

my favorite sloppy joe comes from DC’s famous ted’s bulletin in capitol hill (with a new location on 14th street northwest). it’s sweet and tangy, and this recipe from pioneer woman ree drummond recreates it perfectly. while it seems like a lot of ingredients, it’s a fairly simple recipe. the key to a perfect sloppy … Continue reading

chili with tortellini

chili with tortellini

it’s winter in DC, and the temperature is dropping fast! what better to make for dinner than chili? i found a recipe for chili tortellini that peaked my interest. this is total college kid food material because there are few ingredients (in my version) and it’s very hearty! the cheese tortellini adds a great cheese-y … Continue reading

ma! the meatloaf!

ma! the meatloaf!

my ma has never made meatloaf. at least not to my knowledge. my first experience was while living in the sorority house. life. changed. kidding… but it was damn good! i took inspiration from INA GARTEN’s recipe. added some more veggies. serve with mashed potatoes & salad. maybe a glass of red wine if you’re … Continue reading

fried comfort

fried comfort

living in DC has its perks: great public transportation, awesome museums, beautiful monuments. it also has its drawbacks: no Chick-fil-a and people like Sarah Palin. seriously… there are 2 Chick-fil-a’s around DC. sad, sad day. therefore, i had to test out some “fried” chicken recipes so i could fill this void. i landed on this … Continue reading