When There’s no Food in the House…Make Tortillas!

The other day, lunchtime was approaching and I had no food in the house.  Look at my sad, nearly-empty refrigerator!   It was Friday and I was determined to make it to my usual Saturday shopping trip to buy groceries again.  I’ve been trying hard to stick to a strict grocery budget and those in-between…

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Sweet Kids and Salty Snacks

Lately my sleep has been getting interrupted.  Halfway through the night, our toddler comes pitter-pattering into our bedroom and climbs into bed with us.  Then our kitty decides to join in.  The other morning I actually woke up, scrunched down below my pillow, to find our cat, Sebastian, sprawled out across my entire pillow!  I…

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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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