Palak Paneer – sans Paneer!

One of my favorite vegetarian dishes at our local Indian buffet is Palak Paneer.  There is something miraculous in heaping a dark green mushy dish on your plate, chock full of spinach, and having it taste so delicious that you keep going back for more.  When I hear people say that they don’t like vegetables,…

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An Open Letter to my blog

Dear Blog, I tried to break up with you.  I admit it, I did.  I was getting tired of your neediness, always demanding my time and attention.  I freaked out and ran away as soon as things got messy and complicated.  I thought maybe I just needed to change you and everything would be okay….

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Peas and Thank You – times two!

Hi Everyone!  I haven’t disappeared off the face of the earth – I just hit a wall with blogging and took a little breather.  But I’ve still been cooking as much as ever and now I can’t wait to get back to photographing my food and sharing some yummy recipes with you. Have you seen…

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Gwyneth’s Brownies

I’m a little embarrassed to admit that I subscribe to Self Magazine.  Not that there is anything wrong with it– but now that I’m thirty-something, happily married, with three kids – I know I’m probably no longer their target audience!    But I am a magazine junkie.  I have a hard time resisting magazines in…

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Top 10 Things Never to Say to a Vegan

Have you ever met a vegan and then put your foot in your mouth?  I’m here to help!  Here are 10 things to refrain from saying to a vegan. 10.  “If you were stranded on a desert island, and there was nothing to eat but animals, would you eat meat?” Despite the fact that this…

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