The Best of Tom 2010

The Best of Tom 2010 I had a great time doing the Mid-Century Menu in 2010, and Tom had a great time tasting them! Check out this cute video we put together of Tom’s tasting experiences in 2010. Love it!  Can’t wait for 2011 and new Mid-Century Menu...

The Archive – The Best of Tom 2009

The Archive – The Best of Tom 2009 This post originally ran last year before Christmas, so I thought it would be fun to revisit some of the best (and worst) pictures of Tom from 2009.  Enjoy, and come back next week to see The Best of Tom from 2010! Merry Christmas early, everyone!!!  We are getting...

Miniature Weiner Wellingtons

Miniature Weiner Wellingtons Oh boy!  Have I got a fun MCMenu for all you Crazy Kids this week! This week we visit Chicago.  It’s 1972, and Dad has just returned from good ‘ole Smithe and Shanahan (a furniture and appliance store) on the corner with the new Martha Holmes Holiday...

Never-Fail Vintage Christmas Cookie Recipes

Never-Fail Vintage Christmas Cookie Recipes So, I am in full-bore, pedal to the floor, “I can’t take it anymore” Christmas Cookie mode.  Seriously.  The list of cookies I am making this year has been referred to as  “obnoxiously overacheiving”, “disgusting” and...

Macaroni Stroganoff

Macaroni Stroganoff Hello all my little Mid-Modlets! It is that spine-tinglingly, lip-smackingly exciting time again! You THINK I am going to say “Time for the Mid-Century Menu”, but I have to say it is even more exciting than that. It’s Spam time.  Oh yes. And the Spam...