I've been trying to write a post about frying chicken for the last three days, and the words just don't want to come out. It's not that I can't write about frying chicken—because I totally can—but what I want to write about right now is how it's been a month and a half since I … Continue reading On Practicing & Frying Chicken [Milanese]
TACO TUESDAY!! OH MY GOSH! It's my favorite day of the week, next to certain Mondays. Mondays, you might ask? Yes, but only a special kind of Monday! The kind where, no matter how crappy my Monday started, it ends amazingly because around 4pm, Frankie decides we should go out and treats us both to … Continue reading On Date Night Monday & Taco Tuesday!
If there is one soup that I could eat forever, it would be potato leek soup [the close second would be white cheddar broccoli]! I can't remember the first time I had it, but I do remember always looking for it, and hoping I would find it again. The last time I made potato leek … Continue reading On User Errors & Potato Leek Soup
Last Saturday was absolutely BEAUTIFUL!! I mean, it was dress and no sweater weather at a balmy sixty degrees! So what better way to spend the day enjoying some cloudless sunshine than with a trip to the park to run out the pup. He chased the ball, found another dog to play with, took a … Continue reading On Saturday Morning Biscuits & Breakfast In General
In Hong Kong, there is one building in particular that stands out to me still when I think about curry. The Repulse Bay: sky blue exterior, long and curved like the back of the snake, with pepto-pink balconies all the up like scales. In the very middle of this building is a square hole. Yes, … Continue reading On Curry
Who loves potatoes? I love potatoes! Is it true? MM HMM! I do, I do, I do! I love to roast my potatoes (in olive oil, some herbs, with a sprinkling of kosher salt & pepper), I really love to mash my potatoes (with roasted garlic, butter, cream, butter, sour cream, butter, salt & pepper....butter), I … Continue reading On Potato Stacks
Like some couples, Valentine's Day is not really a big deal for Frankie and I. Sure, we like to do something small and romantic for just the two of us to mark the occasion when it comes around—like making dinner and sharing a bottle of wine and getting flowers from my man, which always makes … Continue reading On Chocolate & Valentine’s Day