Monthly Archives: January 2014

Peanut Chicken Satay

This is the second time I’m writing this post as the first one has mysteriously disappeared into thin air (yay technology!). My husband and I both love Thai food and whenever we order take-out he absolutely salivates over the idea … Continue reading

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Mustard Potatoes

This is an idea that did not so much come to me, as was thrown into my lap when I was half playing puzzles, dress-up, princess and fairy-land and monsters with my three-year-old AND Barefoot Contessa was on TV. (In … Continue reading

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Berry Cake with Blood Orange Glaze

Surprise! This cake is VEGAN! I’ve been wanting to make a ‘wacky’ cake (I mean hello it’s called a wacky cake) and I finally had a reason to. I went to a very small football gathering this past Sunday as the Patriots … Continue reading

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Spinach Curry

I make this curry A LOT, but for some reason, this time, I barely switched anything up and it was the best curry I have ever made. Seriously. I could eat this everyday for, well for probably only a week, but still. … Continue reading

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Ricotta Dip with Homemade Bread

A couple weeks ago we had some friends over for a celebratory dinner. We were making a joint dinner (meaning we were each bringing a main) with the purpose of eating ‘Italian Style’. (Multiple courses over several hours) It’s a … Continue reading

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Snow Day! (Snow Ice Cream)

Today is still blizzarding and if you see my last post you’ll know that Z and I aren’t exactly big fans of the cold but with a plethora of the white stuff we just couldn’t keep out of the kitchen … Continue reading

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Easiest Homemade Soup for One

It is pretty cold here in MA and Z and I are obviously not cut from the same cloth as these New Englanders (although we are trying and have the snow gloves to prove it!) So when temperatures dipped into … Continue reading

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Edible Gifts Day 4: Chocolate Chip Bacon Cookies

This recipe is super simple, super fun and great for kids and adults alike. I made these with my brother in law in mind as he loves bacon. I wanted to add to the Christmas cookie pile my parents always … Continue reading

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Tasha’s Corner: Homemade Pasta

Last Christmas “The Deb” bought all her children a pasta maker. It never occurred to me to make pasta rather than buy it. After all it costs only a dollar. But holy crap is it good.  Jared and I have … Continue reading

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Steak Au Poivre

I have been told recently that I need to amp my iron intake and my mother so wonderfully bought us two gorgeous rib eye steaks. Grass fed AND organic. Delightful. Problem? I’ve made steak only a handful of times in … Continue reading

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