There’s no cream in carbonara

There’s no cream in carbonara

Thank you weather god for this wonderful sunny Friday! I spend most of it in the garden resulting in me getting a very late start on New Food Friday. However, when I did finally make it to the kitchen I made a Spaghetti alla Carbonara and it was soooo delicious!!!!!...
Falafel Friday

Falafel Friday

Oh yes. We had falafel tonight. I’m so happy right now. I’m debating turning New Food Friday into New Falafel Friday and just trying out different falafel recipes every week – it’s so good. I found this recipe from the same website I got the...
A soda quickie that works!

A soda quickie that works!

Today, for New Food Friday,  I wanted to make a soda bread that’s baked in a Dutch oven and I thought I had pinned that recipe some time ago. Turns out, what I had actually pinned was a sour dough recipe that you bake in a Dutch oven and, separately, I also...
I’ll have the tom kha gai…

I’ll have the tom kha gai…

We love Thai food. We used to live near a Thai take out place that had the BEST tom kha gai. Tom kha gai is a spicy chicken soup and to me this is is the quintessential thai dish: it’s spicy, and sweet, and salty, and sour. We tried recreating it ourselves many...
A quickie that isn’t

A quickie that isn’t

I love baking bread – though I do think there’s an art to it that I’ve not yet discovered. I kind of always just wing it and hope for the best. More than often I under salt the dough, or I get it out of the oven too soon, or too late. I think baking,...