Grilled Kofta with Eggplant and Tomatoes

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We’re pretty darn lucky here in Cali, summer grillin’ really lasts at least 10 month out of the year. But June through August, our beloved char-coal grill certainly gets more of a workout during the summer. By default, Joe always did the grilling. He bought the coals, started the fire and manned the meat. I […]

Dominican Sancocho (Three Meat Stew)

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One of my favorite ways of experience different cultures is through their food. Of course I would love to have a best friend in every cultural group to share insights, history and recipes with me..but honestly, I just gotta jump in and go for it and hope for the best. And can I give huge […]

Fava Bean Falafel {Guest Post}

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Happy Wednesday!! Oh, it’s only been about 2 weeks since I shared a recipe on here, and it feels so good to be back! Joe and I are home from celebrating our 10 year wedding anniversary in Hawaii and we are still beaming from all the Aloha spirit and visiting my mom, family and friends. […]

Vichyssoise Galette

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I have to admit I had a difficult time trying to name this recipe. Do I keep it to the point and call it “potato and leek tart” or do I make it fancy and use hard to pronounce words to make my readers think I know that I’m talking about. Well obviously, you know […]