Perry Mason and the Case of the Moth-Eaten Mink; Lyonnaise Potatoes

“Then never mind the gestures,” Mason told him. “We want two thick steaks medium rare, lots of lyonnaise potatoes, some buttered bread, with -” He glanced expectantly at Della Street. Della nodded ....more

Star Wars Storm Trooper Sustenance Smoothie

So I had the unfortunate experience of being introduced to Star Wars with the movies that came out starting in 1999. To say the least, Star Wars didn’t really hook me in. Rookie mistake ....more

James Bond Vesper Martini recipe

“A Dry Martini”, he said. “One. In a deep champagne goblet.” “Oui, monsieur.” “Just a moment ....more

Wonka’s Rainbow Drops | Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

“RAINBOW DROPS — SUCK THEM AND YOU CAN SPIT IN SIX DIFFERENT COLOURS.” -Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Roald Dahl Why is it that candy that’s coloured like a rainbow, only tastes like basic flavours. Like strawberry, blueberry and apple?...more

Hook’s Lost Boys cake (Coconut Mud Cake with Green Lime Sugar) | Peter Pan

Hook replied slowly through his teeth, “and cook a large rich cake of a jolly thickness with green sugar on it. There can be but one room below, for there is but one chimney. The silly moles had not the sense to see that they did not need a door apiece ....more

Honeydukes Pink Coconut Ice | Harry Potter Series

When you’re making Honeydukes sweets, sometimes they become big, elaborate creations, just because you want to do them justice. Fortunately there are some easier recipes with just a few ingredients, like this coconut ice recipe (which is also no-bake). It’s...more

Willy Wonka Series; Mug of Chocolate Waterfall

Suddenly, Mr Wonka, who was sitting on Charlie’s other side, reached down into the bottom of the boat, picked up a large mug, dipped it into the river, filled it with chocolate, and handed it to Charlie. ‘Drink this, ‘ he said. ‘It’ll do you good! ...more

Dark Places menu | Gillian Flynn

“Libby Day was seven when her mother and two sisters were murdered in “The Satan Sacrifice of Kinnakee, Kansas.” She survived—and famously testified that her fifteen-year-old brother, Ben, was the killer. Twenty-five years later, the Kill Club—a...more

Dr Seuss’ What Pet Should I Get Animal Cookies

Having a new Dr Seuss book come out is like having all the holidays all at once. Overload of absolute un-contained excitement! This is a rare happening (I think one more manuscript may have been found?) so I needed to celebrate ....more