A Dynamite Meal Soup

Almost a year ago I made a really great stock from a really unique cookbook I had recently purchased.  The stock was basically a doctored up miso, a basic miso soup but with the addition of coconut milk, garlic, ginger, lime leaves, chile and tamarind.  With the weather being really kind of gross rain andRead more

Another Fresh Roll

I usually try to follow the directions to the recipes I make as close to exact as I can.  For whatever reason this next recipe I failed at doing that.  BUT luckily for me, Matt and the kids, who all ate this next recipe, it still worked out!

Confusion City – Curry Chicken and Rice Noodles

pretty. but not worth the effort.

Well I have to say I am super happy I had help for this recipe.  There were a lot of elements and the recipe wasn’t the easiest to follow.  It was also a lot of work.  The recipe came from the cookbook Jamie Oliver’s Meals in Minutes.

Rice Noodle Salad

looks better than it tastes

Well I had a good streak of good recipes going, this recipe sadly ends that streak.  The recipe comes from the book Barbecue by Clare Ferguson.

ANOTHER Beef and Noodle Soup


I have to say as I get more and more into cooking I am becoming more and more a fan of Mark Bittman.  I own several of his cookbooks and the recipe from today’s post comes from one of the first cookbooks I ever bought, How to Cook Everything.  I HIGHLY recommend this book forRead more