Tag Archives: cooking

Healthy Eating Day 1

I am very excited to go on a one week journey of changing what I eat and to be more aware of what I cook as we should always analyze and watch what goes into our system.  We are all familiar with the saying “You are what you eat”, but how many of you actually […]

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Chinese Black Bean Stir Fried Clams

This is probably one of the first dishes I learned as a child.  I still remember watching my nanny make this.  Then one day I pleaded to try and help make it to surprise my parents when they came home for dinner.  My nanny agreed and proceeded to teach me a dish that would be […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Home

This week’s photo challenge is perfect because “Home” to me really revolves around eating and being with family and friends.  Every week my mom loves to throw a dinner party.  We share good food and good company.  There is always a delicious aroma wafting out from our kitchen and our dining room is filled with […]

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Best Of 2012, Best of Me

At the beginning of every new year, I like to look back on the previous year and see all that I have experienced and learned.  I feel it is important for us to do this not only to appreciate what we have gone through but to also glean from what experiences we have had and […]

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Merry Christmas!!!

Hey everyone!  Another year is almost over and today is Christmas.  I cannot believe this day snuck on me so quickly.  I want to wish you ALL a truly magical and very merry christmas!!!  Hope all of you were nice and got what you wanted from Santa Claus.  I was definitely a lucky girl and […]

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Omelette Pad Thai

While exploring Chiang Mai’s old city I found a courtyard filled with food stalls and I decided to stop for a bite.  My meal of choice? Omelette Pad Thai.  Watch as the cook prepares my meal before my eyes, all for a low cost of 30 baht!

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Soy Sauce Chicken Wings

(picture does not indicate true serving size) I make a lot of fancy dishes.  I make a lot of variations of popular or traditional dishes.  However, sometimes it is nice to just make something simple and homey.  My mom has always been my inspiration and mentor for cooking because she is such a fabulous cook […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Everyday Life

This one was quite a tough challenge for me in terms of trying to post a picture that depicted everyday life but had to do with food.  I know this isn’t the best photography but I like what it represents.  Everyday of our life most of us go to work.  Imagine coming here into this […]

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Diwa Indian Cuisine

  I have to say that although I do not eat Indian food all the time I do crave it once in awhile, even when I am traveling.  Finding a good Indian restaurant really makes me happy because I enjoy their buffets where I can get a bit of everything.

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Artful Blogging of Food

Marisa McClellan- Food in Jars: Preserving in Small Batches Year-Round I have thought long and hard on what I can bring to you all that is different to what I have been showing you over the past few years.  For the longest time I was so stumped that my blog took a hit.  A long break […]

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