RECIPE: Fabulous Frittata Fries (aka Home Fries Frittata)

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** There is some controversy over the derivation of the term “Home Fries”.  Are they a Southern dish?  A Northern dish?  Where did [...] Go to Post




RECIPE: Tuscan Tilapia

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Facts about tilapia:  Did you know that tilapia (according to Wikipedia, so it must be true) is the third most important fish [...] Go to Post




RECIPE: Simply Scrumptious Salmon Tartare

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Everybody knows that salmon swim upstream to spawn. Well, even if you didn’t know it, it’s important that the salmon knows it. [...] Go to Post




RECIPE: Classic Homemade Humm(mmm!)us

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** From the beginning, conflict seems to surround hummus.  Did it originate in the Middle East or in Greece?  It most likely originated [...] Go to Post




Weekend Round-UP: Procrastination, Week #2

How was your week?  Procrastination is a tough topic for me to tackle.  I find that while I have been accomplishing more of my goals, I still procrastinate a bit in getting started.  For example, this week’s Weekly Challenge was to Break Down a Goal into smaller, more manageable bits.  I’ve been focusing on abdominal [...] Go to Post




RECIPE: Peanut Butter Cookie Truffles

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Recipes can be like some of my past relationships. You get into them strongly for a short period. Then you may have [...] Go to Post




Recipe: Gourmet Garden Gumbo (aka Hearty Vegetable Gumbo)

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Here in sunny LA, there’s a strange phenomenon known as June Gloom- where the days start foggy and end chilly. I moved [...] Go to Post







Chumley’s Chinese Chicken & Green Onions

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** You know, cooking with onions can be a real “tear jerking” experience. However, when you eat the mouthwatering results of this easiest [...] Go to Post




The Betta Feta Pizza (aka Rustic Pizza)

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Ah! Rustic. Rural. Bucolic. Images of the country. So relaxing. Right? Wrong! Just the thought of wolfing down this divine delight gets [...] Go to Post