Thanksgiving with a Twist

December 1, 2009

I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving!  It was so nice to spend it back home with my family.  This year we decided to shake things up a bit at the dinner table.  We still had turkey, potatoes, stuffing, and pie –all four Thanksgiving Day food groups.  But it was the way that we made […]

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All My Eatin’

November 2, 2009

Yup, I actually managed to take pictures of my food today! Well, like 80% of it, but still! Let’s start the day off  .  .  . I usually don’t drink coffee, but Mr. Spice was actually up and he’d made some and it smelled good and it was freezing in the kitchen, so I stole […]

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Sunday dinner

August 24, 2009

I’ve always loved the idea of having a big Sunday meal where you have family and friends over to share it.  Too bad the next day has to be Monday .  .  .  I like having my Sundays free so I can relax before the week starts anew.  Maybe someday. Since Saturday went okay I […]

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The cookie monster strikes!

July 31, 2009

I think I’m starting to remember why I don’t bake that often. It’s because I can’t stop eating what I’ve baked. 🙂 Anyway, today was another day of shopping and I did quite the damage. I went over my budget, but that was because I saw 2 really cute purses at Kohls. And don’t worry, […]

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Dinner is served!

June 15, 2009

It didn’t quite turn out as I’d planned, but I certainly had no complaints once I started eating. Okay, so what exactly am I eating? Starting clockwise from top right: Egg and potato curry a big blob of spicy mango pickle (achar) Okra with cumin and tomato whole wheat paratha (flaky Indian bread) Originally, I’d […]

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