Thai Red Curry with Green Beans and Tofu

Thai Red Curry with Green Beans and Tofu

Taylor loves his curry. It seems like it’s a complicated thing to make, but really, it’s one of the simplest things we cook. Just be sure to taste as you go… depending on what...

BLT Panini with Lemon and Herb Potato Salad

BLT Panini with Lemon and Herb Potato Salad

The BTL’s weren’t great… putting them in the Panini maker wasn’t the best idea (hot, wilted lettuce=not so good). But, the potato salad was excellent. Next time we’d reduce the dill (we’re not huge...

Farmers Market Salad with Fried Shallot

Farmers Market Salad with Fried Shallot

I’m hoping our run of bad eats is over. This salad was a refreshing treat! Plus healthy to boot! Farmers Market Salad with Fried Shallot Recipe from Epicurious, with adjustments. Ingredients 1/2 pound shallots...

Carbonara ala Leftovers

Carbonara ala Leftovers

After a week of iffy food, who would’ve thunk that the end of the week leftovers meal would be the best one? Go figure! Carbonara ala Leftovers Basically this recipe was the same as...

Not All Food is Good.

Not All Food is Good.

Some weeks, we do good (see: last week). Everything we cook is delicious and perfectly seasoned and nice looking to boot. Other weeks, not so good. What sounds like a good recipe sometimes turns...

The New Kitchen!

The New Kitchen!

We’ve moved and our new kitchen is about as fantastic as apartment kitchens come. Maybe even better. Plus we got to paint it bright turquoise, and who wouldn’t love that?

Gyros with Roasted Veggies and Tzatziki

Gyros with Roasted Veggies and Tzatziki

Something you never thought you could make… well, you can. This is proof. Gyros. Complete with authentic gyro meat, ala Alton Brown (who else?). And you know what, they were pretty darn good! Though...

Lentil Salad

Lentil Salad

Our first foray into lentils… inspired by the great Alton Brown… and I like what I tasted. Though anything simmered with onion and tossed with bacon can’t be bad, right? haha. Needless to say,...

Summer Herb Risotto

Summer Herb Risotto

A delicious and very pretty dish. We had to make a few adjustments… substituted onion for leek (which are quite expensive around these parts!), and left out the parsley completely (we’re not big fans...

Asian Salmon Burgers with Sesame Slaw

Asian Salmon Burgers with Sesame Slaw

This recipe: definitely a keeper! I’ve always been skeptical of salmon burgers… the ones I’ve made in the past have been iffy and just tasted funny. But not these. Delicious!! The slaw is great...

Sesame Noodles with Peanuts and Basil

Sesame Noodles with Peanuts and Basil

It feels so good to be cooking again. I didn’t know how much more eating out my stomach (and wallet) could take… This is a great summer meal. They can be served hot or...

Mango & Avocado Salad with Citrus Dressing

Mango & Avocado Salad with Citrus Dressing

We’re back! And we’re in Tennessee! If you’ve wondered where we were this past month, well, we’ve been all over the place. But the move is over and we’re setting in to our new...