I found Jeff Mauro’s “Deconstructed Eggplant Parmesan Sandwich” recipe intriguing, but wanted a low cholesterol eggplant parmesan sandwich that was easier to make.  Here is my quite tasty take on a low cholesterol eggplant parmesan sandwich.


Sally Reed’s Best Vegetarian Chili

On November 1, 2012 By

This best vegetarian chili recipe was passed from someone to my Mom, Sally Reed, who passed it on to me.  The vegetarian chili recipe has a meat option which you can cook in the pot or on the side, which is what I do.  The secret of the recipe is to […]


Awful Awful Milkshake Recipe

On October 14, 2012 By

I remember visiting Newport Creamery as a kid in Barrington, Rhode Island and drinking their Awful Awfuls.  They were called that because they were “awful big, awful delicious”, or something like that.  If you drank 3, you’d get a fourth one free.

The original recipe from the 1950s calls for:


Pepperoni Pizza Sweatshirt

On April 23, 2012 By

This pepperoni pizza sweatshirt looks like it’ll be hot inside and out! As seen on Craphound.


Jellyfish Make the Perfect Pet

On March 16, 2012 By

If you’re looking for a pet, but find that dogs to require too much effort and sea monkeys don’t have enough of an edge, then jellyfish may make the perfect pet.  Jellyfish Arts created a specialized tank that maintains water flow to keep jellyfish in the middle, […]


Whisky Blender is an online store based in Scotland that provides a simple way for you to craft your own custom whisky blend using up to seven different single malts.  Once you’ve finalized your blend, you can name it so that it’s easy to reorder or, if necessary, tweak.



One of my favorite museums, The International Center of Photography, is offering walking tours of Weegee’s gritty New York City, called Weegee’s Night Walks, every Friday night in March from 8PM to midnight.  Weegee is the great photojournalist who is best known for More

This list of 10 common cooking mistakes is a great summary of simple errors we all make when cooking or baking.  Cooking Tips and Cooking Questions Answered – Cooking Light.



For 12 bucks, Build-A-Head will print and ship an oversized 12″x17″ face sign using your photo. They suggest that this could be used for team fundraising, political campaigns, parties, and marathons.

The real winner is the Huge Big Face Cutout. Dig deep for this 3-foot monster: the Huge […]


Blast Radius Calculator

On February 23, 2012 By

Calculate the effect of a nuclear blast by setting the detonation point and blast yield in this Google Maps application.  The fun is in figuring out where to drop a large enough bomb to take out your enemies while keeping you and yours safe and radiation free.  You can […]