Category Archives: Cooking

What a Jerk!

I am a pescatarian.  Most people don’t know what that means so I usually just say vegetarian. A pescatarian, according to wiki, is a vegetarian that also eats fish, dairy, and eggs.  I pretty much agree with that. This past … Continue reading

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things that make you chana aloo

So it's funny the things that make you do other things. The other day I was in the grocery store, I always check the sales bins before progressing through the store and I found a package of naan bread,and it … Continue reading

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pickled Hungarian Wax Peppers

We are coming up on 11 months since our return to the USofA. As stated before it has been quite the culture shock after having lived out of country for nearly 11 years. One of the biggest shocks for me … Continue reading

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I like to cook…sometimes

I like to cook…sometimes. According to others I am apparently a pretty good cook, well, to be honest, I must say I too think I’m a pretty good cook. I am bad about following a recipe, I use others recipes … Continue reading

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smoked tofu, DIY

I’m one of those people that actually likes tofu.  What makes me crazy are people who eat a chunk of tofu right off the block, and then say they hate.  Well of course you do, straight off the block like … Continue reading

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Mango Sorbet

As usual,  I don’t think about blogging a thing till I’m  halfway through doing the thing! The other day I bought half a dozen beautiful little ataulfo mangos, they were ripe, ready to eat right then and there.   And … Continue reading

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xpelon, vigna unguiculata, cowpeas, or black eyed peas

Every year, just before New Years, transplants from the USA, me included, start scrambling for those New Years Day black eyed peas! I just happen to have nearly half a bag left of some dried black eyed peas that a friend … Continue reading

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