Thursday, January 22, 2009

a burning desire

If you take a look at the following picture, let me tell you, it is not animated. Your brain is making it move. To test this, stare at one spot for a couple seconds and everything will stop moving. Or look at the black center of each circle and it will stop moving. But move your eyes to the next black center and the previous will move after you take your eyes away from it.

todAAy i AAm grAAteful & thAAnkful

that I'm no longer managed by alcohol

that my (writing about) Gratitude for today is being replaced this CHILI RECIPE.
Syd inspired me to copy and paste it here, just for you guys.

1-2 lbs ground round
1 can tomato paste
1 – 10 oz can tomato
1 can peeled tomato
1 large green pepper
1 large white onion
2 stalks celery
2 jalapeno peppers
½ potato
1 can Budweiser (optional, of course)
1 shot olive oil
1 envelope chile mix
1 envelope taco mix
½ tsp oregano
½ tsp thyme
½ tsp black pepper
½ tsp bay leaves
½ tsp grated parmesian
½ tsp salt

lightly brown the hamburger, drain grease
add the meat and tomato to water and bring to boil
simmer for 1 hour (leave top of container ¼ open to allow
condensation to evaporate)

Chopped pepper, onion, celery, jalapeno, diced potato, chile mix, taco mix, olive oil, spices

Add enough water to make it like soup, bring to boil, simmer 1 hour

Now add the beer and parmesian

After 1 hour, let it cool and put in refrigerator over night before serving

Get rich quick! Count your blessings!
~~ unknown


Anonymous said...

that's one hell of a chili recipe!

Pam said...

double the peppers and you got yourself a nice bowl of chili there! enjoy your wonderful day darlin' Dave.

Mary Christine said...

Wow. That recipe has lots of stuff in it!

Scott W said...

I already told Syd those chili spices repeat on me thus rendering me way too vulnerable to indigestion.

Indigo said...

The Get Rich Quick quote was a great way to look at life. (Hugs)Indigo

Bill said...

Thanks for the epileptic seizure and the recipe this morning.

Lou said...

Looking at your legs has inspired me to go for a run!

Syd said...

I'm going to try this one. It looks potent. Thanks Dave for posting this.

♥Shann♥ said...

mmmm I am so hungry and now I am gonna make it!

♥Shann♥ said...

ps daave, love your sexy legs hee hee

Pam said...

award for you on my blog

Alcoholic Brain said...

Great eats! Hey dAAve, my roommate is back from 6 months of treatment. Sge used to go as "Last Call." She has a new blog, "Lonnie." I have a link on my blog. She would like to hear from you. You helped her a lot. Thanks dAAve and have a grrrreat year!!

Todd HellsKitchen said...

Celery in chili? Hadn't thought of that... Will do next time... I'll prolly make a couple batches of turkey chili to freeze this weekend! Thanks!

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