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Tuesday, March 22, 2011


DINE is finally back.  Its been a very busy last few months but absence makes the heart grow fonder.

For this DINE event, we invite you to participate in our Progressive Dinner.

Heres how it works:

 Ever wanted to see your neighbors home?  Lots of beautiful, historic homes in our little slice of heaven right?  Well, on April 9th from 6 - 9 pm there are 4 homes that are being opened up for such an event.

For a small donation of 25 dollars/person, you will get your fill of drink, food, entertainment, and maybe even meet some new friends.

 At 9pm all party goers will meet at SOHO lofts for a dessert/drink party wrapup with food provided by Cake Flour.

Anyone that is interested in attending, please email us at for more information.  SPACE IS LIMITED SO HURRY IT UP ALREADY!!!

*all proceeds benefit the 2011 Butchertown Art Fair on June 4th, 2011

Monday, March 21, 2011

Sloppy Joes.....Slop , Sloppy Joes!!!!

Well... the first day of spring has come and gone..... Eat these sloppy joes and get ready for summer man!

3 lbs lean ground beef
1 cup chopped sweet onion
2 medium red bell pepper, cored, seeded and chopped
2 cloves garlic
1 cup ketchup or catsup or catch up
1 cup bbq sauce
4 tablespoons of cider vinegar
2 tablespoons of Worcestershire sauce
2 tablespoons brown sugar
2 teaspoons chil powder
1 can 15oz baked beans
Shredded sharp Cheddar cheese or if you really want to make it fantastic then get WHIZ

1.  Brown beef, onion, bell pepper and garlic in a skillet.  Drain and discard fat.  Put mixture in your crockery

2. Combine ketchup, bbq sauce, vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, brown sugar and chili powder in small bowl and then transfer to crockery.

3. Add baked beans. Stir.  Cover, cook on HIGH for 3 hours

Hope you try it..............

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Something Sweet

Oreo Balls Recipe Ingredients

  • 8 ounces softened cream cheese or whipped cream cheese
  • 18 ounces package of Oreo cookies, crushed (crush the entire cookie- don't remove the filling!)
  • 2 cups semi-sweet or milk chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon shortening

Oreo Balls Recipe Instructions

Mix cream cheese with electric mixer until fluffy. Add the crushed Oreos and beat on high until well mixed. Chill for at least 2 hours in the freezer. Then roll Oreo cookie mix into one inch Oreo Balls.

Next, melt the chocolate chips and shortening with a double boiler or in the microwave.

Dip the Oreo balls completely into the melted chocolate using tongs or a toothpick.

Put on wax paper. After the Oreo balls harden, keep them in the refrigerator.

Makes about 3 or 4 dozen Oreo Balls, depending on the size
EASY AS PIE...................

Saturday, March 5, 2011


Ok... so maybe I have some hand in putting this on.... maybe I co-habit with a chairperson of this event.... and of course I live in Butchertown.  I'm a little bias.... but for real, this is such a fun time. 

Think great food, great art, great folk, really great music.  Its really great.... Did I say that?

Please stay tuned for more info or check out

IF you wanna be involved, if you wanna sell those paintings that you did back three years ago, or if you would like some more info please send us an email