When I’m stuck for a dinner idea, I sometimes ask my oldest son Matti what we should have. He always asks me first if it’s Tuesday, if it is then he excitedly shouts “Taco Tuesday”. Not only is it fun to say, but I think he really enjoys building his own taco creation and how messy […]
Do you ever think back to your teenage days, and marvel at the things you used to eat? Foods laden with salt, fat, preservatives, chemicals, artificial color, sugar… basically all the things I try and avoid in our family meals today! The teenage palate is certainly a unique one! I can’t imagine eating that way today, […]
The first time I made chili it was a disaster. Wanting to have lots of extra for lunches and possibly two dinners, I doubled the recipe. I carefully prepared the beans, vegetables, herbs and spices. After letting the chili simmer for a little while I took a taste. It was SO spicy! Unbearably spicy, we […]
I’ve always loved Mexican style meals; salty and creamy beans, crisp lettuce, fresh tomatoes, tangy salsa and perfectly ripe avocados. Wrap that up into a burrito, dip a chip into it, throw it into a bowl, in all the ways it can be served the combination is delicious.