Food: For Dinner Tonight Fig and Prosciutto Pizza

I’ve been pretty busy lately commuting back and forth 2.5hours from San Francisco to dog-sit for a friend. So breakfast, lunch, and dinner is something I’ve been doing on the go. Until of course I saw this recipe for a pizza, salad, and of course wine combo. 🙂

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Food: Korean BBQ, Honey, Garlic Shrimp

Weekend is almost here and as I continue to dog sit for a friend  out in the country, I decided to have an outdoor dinner party Saturday night for a couple of friends who are kind enough to come up and keep me coming over the weekend.  I got my bug spray, and all the […]

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Food: A New Take on Antipasto

A while back, a group of us would meet up in North Beach San Francisco and order 2 antipasto Salads, and an extra large pizza to share with some wine and lots of laughter. I don’t know why this recipe reminded me of those days, but it did. I do like the creativity of the […]

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What Are You up To This Weekend?

Every Thursday I thumb through articles and event announcements for something to do over the weekend, and when nothing sparks an interest, I create my own fun. Meaning to say, I pray for good weather in the city and then go for long walks across town. Seven plus miles and then ride the Muni back […]

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Skillet Chicken Enchiladas

We dined in a fusion Mexican restaurant yesterday, where I ordered a skillet beef, and chorizo dish. The idea of melted cheese, beans in a skillet with a side of tortillas made me feel warm and fuzzy even in the 93degree temperature outside. So, I rushed back home and searched online for a recipe I […]

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Food: Sweet Potato Nachos!

I’m on it! Since I have nachos practically once a week. I usually make my own version at home. You know, the typical ground beef or shredded chicken, black bean, Mexican cheese, yogurt instead of sour cream, diced tomatoes and green onions. We love it!  It’s easy, quick and a fun meal. Love the crunchy […]

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Easter Desserts Or Just for Springtime

I love family get-togethers for the holidays, where everyone has signed up to bring something for a buffet-style meal, naturally after the Easter egg hunt. But I realized after finding the ultimate dessert I plan to create for Sunday supper, that I could also make the same perfection for a bridal shower a few of […]

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Food: Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas

In search of a creative meal today, I stumbled upon this wonderful recipe for ‘cheesy chipotle chicken quesadillas,’. I plan to introduce my mother to 🙂

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Food: Mediterranean Cooking Surely A Hit

Mediterranean cooking is what I grew up with and one I cherish and consider the best of healthy foods. Recently I’ve been asking my mother to teach me all that she knows about our home cooking, and then I find ways to tweak those recipes – meaning to say – finding ways to shortcut my […]

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Food: Coconut Lime Curry Chicken

While in Edinburgh and Glasgow over the weekend, I learned that curry is one of their favorite dish, and apparently most people know how to prepare the dish from scratch – claiming how easy it is. I had no idea since I buy the ready-made curry Saab even and a can of coconut milk from […]

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