In Support of Women – Spaghetti and Meatballs

In Support of Women Spaghetti and Meatballs The introduction to a recipe will be different this week.  This isn’t a fictional story, but a call to women.  I’ve watched over the past year as the #metoo movement has spread from the US to other countries (including Pakistan), outside of the entertainment industry and into all … More In Support of Women – Spaghetti and Meatballs

A Case of Mistaken Identity – Desi Enchiladas

“Hey! Want to join the Mexican Student Group?” Wow, very inclusive group, but maybe later.  Of course, instead of saying this outloud, I awkwardly wave, smile and nod as I quickly walk away.  My solemn oath (to myself) to become a more confident human being in university is never going to happen. – – – … More A Case of Mistaken Identity – Desi Enchiladas

Paella

I love Spanish food and their whole idea of tapas.  It’s a great idea to have little bites of food instead of getting full on main dishes.  Often when I go to restaurant, I want to order 5-10 items, but I can’t because that’s unreasonable (Sigh. If only it was possible).  However, in Spanish restaurants … More Paella

Tomato Galette

I’ve been wanting to make a galette for a while now – it seems like a good summer time dish that is good for lunch and then subsequent snacking. Galettes are great in that they can be either sweet or savoury.  You can also put in almost anything and it works!  It’s great to use … More Tomato Galette

Marinara sauce

I’m a big fan of marinara sauce.  Mostly for dipping mozzarella sticks into (confession, mozzy sticks are my ultimate.  If I see it on a menu, I have to order it and it HAS to come with marinara sauce). I love making my own marinara sauce because it’s so easy and will taste much better … More Marinara sauce