Game of Thrones kept us on our toes throughout S08xE04. We're staring down into the endgame now, and tensions are higher than ever before. I won't spoil it for those of you who haven't seen it yet, but be prepared for shock, awe, anger, and anguish. I can say with full confidence that the final … Continue reading Week Four: Dornish Dinner
Oh sh*t. The Battle of Winterfell. The Long Night. It happened. And boy did it deliver. The night was indeed dark and full of terrors. My watch party screamed and shouted and buried our faces into pillows, we drank beer and wine with shaking hands, and anxiously devoured an entire platter full of lemon cakes … Continue reading Week Three: Garlic Roast Chicken and Lemon Parmesan Broccoli
Remember the shriek that little Lord Umber let out last week, right after his ice-blue eyes snapped open and he reached his little wight-hands toward my beloved Tormund? You know, the shriek that made us all pee our pants? Right. That one. It's been haunting my dreams for the last few days. Honest-to-Gods, it's been … Continue reading Week Two: Chicken Pot Pie and Cream Puffs
It's Week One of my #MidWesterosCookingChallenge and I'm excited to dig right in to today's recipes. I put a poll on the Facebook page earlier this week asking for reader input on what the first round of food should be: either Sansa Stark's favorite lemon cakes or a hearty serving of soup in a bread … Continue reading Week One: Lemon Cakes and Bread Bowls
IT'S HAPPENING! TODAY. IS. THE. DAY. HBO's Game of Thrones is finally back, after what feels like an eternity of waiting, for its final season. Who will live? Who will die? Who will end up on the Iron Throne? It's one big dramatic mystery and I am READY to spend the next six weeks fully … Continue reading MidWesteros Or Bust!