My absolute favourite meal hands down is Ethiopian. There’s a variety of vegetarian dishes that are vibrant, bursting with flavours, and so incredibly tasty. It’s quite the experience too, as the food is served on top of a large flat sponge-like sour bread, called injera. Then you’re given a plate with additional injera rolled up […]
My Mom is a pretty amazing lady. She’s a pint sized bundle of energy; I guarantee you won’t meet anyone with more joie de vivre. She is a world traveller (along with my Dad), she’s an avid runner (she’s run full marathons!), she volunteers almost daily, and she’s an amazing cook. She’s a magician in […]
Do you have a time of the day when you have an insatiable need to snack? This “hungry hour” in our home is 3:00-4:00 pm. Adam arrives home from work, Lhasa wakes up from her nap, and the big girls are just ready to eat, eat, eat! The dangerous thing about this time is that it’s […]
For Father’s day, the girls, and I bought Adam a portable grill, and what a fantastic gift it turned out to be! We have enjoyed several picnics at the beach; nothing better than fresh food cooked off the grill, and kids running around happily in the sunshine!
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, […]
Eggplant, you either love it or hate it. Personally, I’m a lover of eggplant. Its relatively plain taste loves to be dressed up, especially by heavy Indian spices. My Mom’s eggplant curries are a thing of beauty, each bite bursting with flavor and spice, SO delicious.