April 13, 2016
The tower of power!

The tower of power!

Behold the fabled tower!  It is said to control our ids.  When it tells us to sacrifice a Chia Pet in its honor, we do it with a grateful smile.  With clay and foliage scattered on the floor, dance over it with your arms stretched out to the glowing orange mash.  Listen to it coo to you, “It’s okay.  Go for it! Embrace the unknown.  Give into your desires.”  Perhaps you’re bewildered by the fact that a side dish is talking to you.  Don’t over-think it.  Believe what the creamy, dreamy yams tell you.  They have your best interest at heart.  And I’m not just saying this because I’m the high priest of the sweet potato sex cult.  Kool-Aid, anyone?

roast sweet mash prepTotal time: approximately 50 minutes
Projected cost: $4

Ingredients (for 2):
1. 1 lb sweet potatoes
2. 2 dashes salt
3. 2 dashes black pepper
4. 1 dash paprika
5. 1/8 butter
6. 2 green onions chopped coarsely
7. 1 handful Parmesan

Step 1
Preheat the oven to 350°F/175°C.  Throw in the sweet potatoes and roast until they become soft to the squeeze (approx 45min).  Split them down the middle and scoop out the contents.
roast sweet mash tater
Step 2
Combine the sweet potatoes with the butter, salt, black pepper, paprika, green onions and Parmesan.  Mash it all up with a fork and serve up on a plate to compliment a meaty ENTRÉE.

roast sweet mash mix

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November 4, 2008

For a good time, call Sweet Potato Ass-Browns.

For a good time, call Sweet Potato Ass-Browns.

After a night of making sweet sweet love down by fire, sweet potatoes are a fine way to warm things back up in the morning.  Whether that’s eating cold sweet potato pie off your lover or making hash browns between weekend sex marathons.  The sweet complex carbohydrates will do you oh so right and happen to be among the most nutritional of all vegetables.  Fiber?  No doubt.  Protein and Iron?  Mos def.  Calcium, Vitamins A & C?  Yes, indeed, and oh yeah!  So your dinner date evolved into a breakfast date?  Did your new play pal make your toes curl like slices of sweet potatoes soaking in hot, saucy, satisfaction?  Then keep ‘em hooked so they come back for round 2 and 3 and 87.  Did I mention the ingredients are cheap and easy to find?  Always keep you fridge stocked with a few sweet potatoes and great things are sure to cum.

1. 2 sweet potatoes skinned and shredded into bit size pieces
2. 2 garlic cloves thinly sliced
3. 1 onion chopped coarsely
4. 1 handful of mozzarella (or chef’s choice) cheese
5. 2 tablespoons of olive oil

Step 1
Turn the stove onto medium heat and pour 1 tablespoon of olive oil into a pan, heat for 30 seconds, then toss in the garlic, stirring for 15 seconds.  Bombard the garlic with the chopped onions and stir until they soften and brown. (approx 3 min)sweet-potato-hashbrowns-onions1

Step 2
Add another tablespoon of olive oil and toss in the shredded sweet potatoes.  Stir in the sweet potatoes with the onions all together until they become soft too. (approx 6 min)
Step 3
Turn off the heat.  Throw a handful of cheese over the sweet potatoes and cover the pan.  Allow the heat to melt the cheese all over your marvelous creation (approx 1 min) and pull up the lid like Dr. Frankenstein.  Serve up your masterpiece on a plate with scrambled eggs or fruit or an indecent proposal.  Salt to taste.