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Two Frozen Pie Crusts

When you’re out in the world kicking ass sometimes you get too busy for fussing with pie dough.  But you’ve still gotta eat.  We’ve all gotta eat.  Pie.  Thanks to two satellite sillypants correspondents here are two sensible tricks with frozen pie crust:

<a href=”http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/09/us/09buffer.html?ref=health”>Kelly’s</a> Quiche

5 eggs
1/2 cup crème fraiche
1/2 cup low fat cottage cheese
1 white [...]

ccc's soup

Live from New Orleans!

It’s about a 40 minute home made soup…

tomato shoup…

2 medium leeks, chopped (white parts only, no, i’m not being racist)
8 medium tomatoes, ripe. Beefsteak worked the best for me
(basically the biggest mfers you can find.)
cored and chopped (3 lbs or so.. post coring.. if you have
one of those apple coring thingys.. it [...]

guest poets

from travelin’ m.: Here is a submission to sillypants for a guest columnist, it’s a half written poem that almost caused a car wreck on I-10W outside of New Orleans.

Sunrise in my rearview mirror
Illuminating my past
Lighting my future
Ouch, my eyes


“treading through butter”
poet, Roo Bird

in the morning rose a sunken sheep
like rainbows rising from a cloudless heap
through [...]

Chico vs Lion

Chico keeping an eye on his lion…you never know with those crazy stuffed animals…

home looks like

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