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Joie de Vivre and Thanksgiving

Last summer, when I couldn’t cook, words I read in Su Mei Yu’s book, Cracking the Coconut, took on new meaning. She gives insight into the cooking of Thailand by explaining that “the Thai people are Buddhists who believe that life is marked by suffering, impermanence, and constant change. 669 more words


Middle Eastern Salad Feast

For my Ladies Who Lunch, it was a warm summers day – one could say the best summer’s day so far! I decided on 3 fresh salads with a middle eastern twist to accompany my deliciously tender 24hr marinated lamb cutlets and for the vegetarians of the group, chermoula eggplants. 487 more words


Dinner: Veggie Bake

Tonight’s dinner:
– Tomato mozzarella salad with balsamic glaze
– Veggie bake
– Garlic bread
with a Beaujolais from Marks & Spencer

 The salad was easy to prepare. 218 more words

Béchamel Sauce

Crave Caprese!

A beautiful Italian salad, so easy to make. It probably doesn’t even need a recipe, but here is a reminder for people to not forget about the Caprese salad when you are wondering what to make for dinner parties or potlucks! 120 more words