Gift of Eggs and Kimchi Fried Rice

My friend, Linda gave me a dozen fresh eggs this morning. My obessive love of eggs is no secret. What a happy gift! At the end of the morning yoga session while everyone was enjoying a peaceful savasana, I was planning lunch. My leftover rice from last night already had quiet ambitions of becoming a…

Recipe Test: Baked Banana Chocolate Wontons

Many thanks to the Wishful Chef and her recipe for Baked Banana Chocolate Wontons. Big hit with my 14-year-old. We are inspired to try other fillings. Crunchy, guilt-free snack. How rare! Place a slice of banana and a few chocolate chips on a wonton wrapper piece. Fold over. Seal with water. Place on baking tray…

Crunchy Fried Smelt

A spur of the moment made-up recipe that worked well. Writing and sharing the recipe so I don’t forget. 1 bag frozen Smelt (thawed out) 1 teaspoon each turmeric, chili powder, coriander and salt [you can add any spice mix of your choice, for example, Cajun would be tasty too] 1/2 cup of besan (chickpea…

Election Cake – #makeamericacakeagain

Baking as a stress relief. A dry cake to be washed down with drinks, sustain voters and celebrate democracy. This story about the cake is from the Washington Post by Daron Taylor: After making it through one of the most bitter and divisive campaign seasons in generations, maybe we could all use a slice of…