Some nights, as we settle down to dinner, I question my motives. While I usually try to include something that’ll make everyone happy at the table, there are nights when I’m the only one excited about the feast before us.
I’ve had frico on my To Do list for some time, sharing the recipe that is, not making them. They’ve been part of my cooking tricks for a while now.
If ever two words intrigued me, Rosemary Rise might just be the winner, especially when it comes to a coffee drink.
Simple syrups are incredibly easy to make. You can season them as you like, infusing fresh herbs, or dried fruits, and then you’ve got a nice flavor boost for cocktails, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic.
Today, I’m rather spent. The last few weeks have been tough, for lack of a more eloquent word. And it all came out yesterday morning.
Last week I gave my oatmeal the most spectacular makeover. I put up a small pot of old fashioned oats—just […]
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I’m a late bloomer in my love for cauliflower. No particular reason, except for the fact that we didn’t grow […]
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I’ve had crema a few times but none have inspired me to try and make it until eating at Diego’s […]
My mind is a swirl with a few different projects, and figuring out why there are never enough hours in […]
It’s not often we agree 100% on every meal, but come breakfast time, the girls and I are unanimous in […]
Fried chicken cutlets were a staple growing up. It wasn’t until I was well into my 20s that I became […]
Yesterday, Virginia asked me if I wish it were the New Year again. The words “absolutely not” rolled off my […]
Recently, I began playing around with cassava flour. A reader whom I had the pleasure to meet in person a […]
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It’s funny how my girls would eat the same lunch and dinner for days, perhaps weeks, on end, if given […]