August 2012

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asian marinated salmon

asian marinated salmon

Sometimes, actually a lot of the time, I wish the food world was a bit more transparent about what you are buying.  All kinds of things are advertised as healthy that actually aren’t.  All kinds of things are said to be environmentally friendly that perhaps aren’t as sustainable and green as you might expect.  And … more

chocolate souffles

chocolate souffles

Yesterday was mine and Gerrit’s anniversary.  Despite how much I love holidays, things like birthdays and anniversaries aren’t actually as important to me as you might expect.  Sure, I enjoy them, but I don’t really hold constantly big expectations like I do on say, Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Gerrit and I agreed that we weren’t going … more

roasted green beans

roasted green beans

I have a vegetable roasting problem.  Mostly I just want to roast all of them all the time and I think perhaps I have forgotten that there is any other way to cook vegetables (although I am starting to believe that there is no other way to cook them that is nearly as delicious).  And … more