Summer means drinks, salads, grilled food, dining under the stars… beaches, sun block and laughter. It also means getting creative with bowl recipes. This zesty salmon bowl with a hint of spice is a versatile summer one-bowl dish. I love that it is easy to eat with a spoon out of a mason jar at […]
The best tomato salad only needs a good olive oil, salt and pepper to be a conversation starter. It’s fresh, colorful and so refreshing for this heatwave we’re experiencing now. Ingredients :: Heirloom tomatoes or any colorful mix :: A good olive oil :: Salt and Pepper :: Fresh basil Simply slice tomatoes and […]
Made a speedy Crying Tiger Steak Salad tonight for an impromptu dinner gathering. Simply grill up a basic salt and pepper salt and surround it with any available greens and veggies (spring mix, garden tomatoes, cilantro and avocado in my fridge tonight). The simple dressing is a blend of lime juice, Thai fish sauce, sugar, […]
What can be healthier, and tastier than a side of roasted veggies? Roasting veggies (especially root veggies) brings out the best flavor in them. Simply oven roast or grill them in olive oil and salt, then drizzle tahini dressing over them. How easy is that for an addictive yet healthy side dish. Ingredients: :: Package […]
There is nothing I would rather do than bring together people to share simple food and laughter. ~ Audrey
Tiny cilantro flowers. Another reason to grow cilantro as part of your herb garden.
Lots of happy bellies this weekend. This time hosting a little brunch for our vendors, coworkers and friends. Every time a new dish comes out, all our camera phones get busy then pause… pause… pause…. silence…. pause…. I hear the boys shifting in their chairs…. polite smiles turn into frowns…. all waiting for the girls to be sure we caught a good picture…. ‘It’s a girl’s thing!’, the boys say… then I go ‘Got it!! Let’s eat!’… and the dining room breaks out into excitement again! HAHA. And you thought boys were rarely into sweet things.
Originating from Java, Indonesia, Tauhu Telor is humble food that’s meatless and packed with protein; tofu, eggs, sticky soy sauce are the main ingredients. The tofu omelette is usually fried in a tall stainless steel basket but you can make the omelette any shape you like with egg rings or a muffin pan. I found […]
It’s fridge randoms night. The night before we start a new week of groceries and meal planning. Tonight we have an adult version of a childhood menu. Lemon Parsley Pasta 🍋 with Breaded Fish🐟, Buttermilk Panko Green Tomatoes 🍅 and a Lemon Herb Dressing. 🌿 Lemon Parsley Pasta (the lazy way) :: Place some olive oil, […]
Moving rise-and-shine favorites to the evening time slot felt both fun and indulgent, in an elegant yet whimsical way, especially when I’m eating in the soft glow of Summer’s sunset.