As I was making dinner last night, and it was not going the way I wanted it to, I drew a few conclusions for myself that I decided to share with you: 1) Always trust your gut (and the recipe timing) when cooking chicken. If the recipe says 45-60 minutes, I would lean toward the 60…… Continue reading Quick Cooking Tips: Chicken and Grains
I’ve been out for a while…actually went on a vacation. That’s right, I went back home! It’s been 8 years, and I finally went back to Azerbaijan! It was great, I saw my relatives, my city, had some fun, ATE SOME FOOD. I came back inspired to cook even more Azeri food. So I am…… Continue reading Long time no see
Money…it’s a sore subject in my household, and has always been. Maybe it is because I do not make enough (or so I think), or maybe it is because I just cannot save properly. Recently I was shocked to find out that we spend over $400 on groceries…for just two people. Yeah. I do ALL…… Continue reading Money, money, money…and coffee.
My husband is a great guy…He is also pretty funny and clueless when it comes to all things cooking,cleaning and Home related. So… It was a Friday…I was pretty tired. Called my husband at lunch to just chat…he was planning on staying home all day. So as a joke, in passing, I said “how about…… Continue reading Doing the dishes