Several months ago, I was watching this wonderful documentary by the author, Michael Pollan. It was called “Cooked”. The major focus of this documentary was to remind us of where our food comes from. It showed how bread is originally made and how processed and unhealthy food has become and how readily thisContinue reading Let’s Make Pasta!
A few years ago, I was vacationing at the beach and walked into a store that was selling tea, rubs, flavored salt & sugar…and Himalayan salt blocks. “So, tell me how these work and how do you take care of them?” A very convincing salesperson told me how it enhances the flavor and changes theContinue reading Salt Block Cooking Class – Sur La Table
My first romantic adventure with fish sauce was on a first date in Los Angeles. I was grabbing an iced tea because it was UNGODLY hot that day…and I needed a quick break from all of the walking. I stopped in a “just opened pub” and apparently he was watching me for a fewContinue reading Romantic First with Fish Sauce – Los Angeles Trip
My hometown library invited me and other passionate, community cooks to share a bite of a culinary item that they love to make. I decided to go to the more complicated route and make homemade egg rolls. It’s worth the time and the prep…and one egg roll is a very filling appetizer. When you getContinue reading Tasting by the Book Event
Korean BBQ Los Angeles Style About a year ago, I decided to take my first trip to Los Angeles. I wanted to experience the city and I had friends either living there or in close proximity to where I was. I walked the Hollywood Blvd…did touristy things…saw all the movie star’s homes…and I ate some amazingContinue reading Korean BBQ Los Angeles Style
I have been reading the benefits of kimchi…and it is everything that I need for my body. My major focus is skin care and anti aging. Yes, this is fermented, spicy cabbage…and depending on how long it has been fermented…get past the funky flavor at first…and you will taste the vinegary, spicy kick..and you areContinue reading Amazing Benefits of Kimchi
A woman after my own heart…!!!! I love her photography, stitching and the clean look of her blog. She is well known and posts the most delectable meals! I wish I was there to try it, but she’s about 5 hours away from me! She combines her love of food and cooking with her lovelyContinue reading Sew French Blog
The Benefits of Coconut Oil Here is an article for all of my awesome followers…this is a better way to stay healthy. I will always look for fun articles that I know you’ll love and learn a little something too! Enjoy and check this out! http://www.thealternativedaily.com/alerts/coconutoilsecret/clickspecial.php
I want all of my wonderfully loyal blog readers to be well informed on how to indulge…but in a healthier way. I love showing you how to make restaurant worthy dishes as well as simplifying take out by making it in your own home. So, my question is…how can I make my take out healthy??? Healthy TakeContinue reading Let’s Make Our Take Out Healthy!
I was wandering through the streets of Stroudsburg, PA looking for some inspiration for my blog. It was around St. Patrick’s Day, with a bit of a chill in the air, so why not warm up in an Irish pub called Siamsa (pronounced SEEM SA). I walked in to this warm and welcoming atmosphere withContinue reading Inspiration from Siamsa Pub in Stroudsburg, PA