April and May is always a busy time of year for us. We go to Texas nearly a month for spring migration birdwatching, and of course when we get back it’s all about getting ready for the summer. So I haven’t been posting much because […]
A personal kitchen diary. I try new recipes and make notes on what works and what doesn't. Sometimes I can things, and sometimes I dry herbs. This is the story of my kitchen.
I’m supposed to eat more oily little fishes. Besides just eating sardines straight out of the tin, I have been looking into other ways to use the little fishies. Then yesterday Sam the Cooking Guy posted a video of him recreating an after-school snack his […]
With one thing and another, I have done almost no cooking in the last month. First I was on a two-week business trip, then I was back barely six days before taking off on vacation. And with this vacation we have been exclusively in hotels, […]
I haven’t made any new recipes this week, and I was traveling last week. But today I did a LOT of cooking (although nothing new). The menu: Chips and Salsa Crab Ball Shrimp Cocktail Mexican Shrimp Cocktail Frida Kahlo Zucchini Salad Summer in a Bowl […]
The kitchen hasn’t had a lot of activity late. Because of some health issues I’m on a very restricted diet. That makes trying and making new recipes a bit of a challenge, although I have done some. I broke up with the restrictions some yesterday, […]
Seriously, I promised. So I can show you some pictures, but I strategically didn’t show the right amounts of ingredients, and just won’t even tell you the spices or the times involved. What I can tell you it was delicious. Also a couple of things […]