Indian Flavors to the Rescue!

While I'm now quite far away from my favorite Indian restaurant, Taste of India, located in the University District of Seattle, it's been a while since I had anything remotely resembling the rich and creamy curries, tikka masalas, and butters that I still crave. New York's Curry Row and/or Hill boasts of robust curries, and…

Next?

Events this summer have forced me to do something I've put off for most of my life. Spring cleaning. And while it's definitely not spring, the cleaning must be done. While traveling to my grandmother's house once or twice a year, I took opportunities to go through boxes upon boxes of 'stuff' I've collected throughout…

Friends, Family, Food… Fun!

The diet has not yet begun. Here is a recap of the latest dinners chez friends… Welcomed into her home by her two excitedly sweet rat terriers, we made our way through the living room to receive hugs from Carolyn, as well as to inhale the savory aroma emanating from the kitchen. Chris, Fred and…

Stuffed Tomatoes

Whew! Welcome back folks from a packed, yet hot and humid summer. Well, it’s still hot & humid here, and I didn’t really get all that much accomplished, though seemed to have so few moments to breathe. Hmmm… how did that happen? In any case, it’s back-from-vacation time, if you were so lucky to have…