Coconutty Chana Dal

Category : main dish · No Comments · by Jul 25th, 2011
Coconutty Chana Dal

I’ve always made lentils fairly frequently, but lately it seems we are never without a pot in the fridge. This…

Cherry Tres Leches Cake

Category : baking and desserts · No Comments · by Jul 20th, 2011
Cherry Tres Leches Cake

A little about my friend Gloria. We met long, long ago (I’m getting old) when I moved back to Charlotte…

Greek Pizza with Lamb Meatballs

Category : main dish · No Comments · by Jul 13th, 2011
Greek Pizza with Lamb Meatballs

Pizza is a surefire hit at our house. Zoeya is absolutely gleeful when I tell her we’re having pizza for…

Spiced Thyme Chicken and Green Beans with Coconut Rice

Category : main dish · (2) Comments · by Jul 7th, 2011
Spiced Thyme Chicken and Green Beans with Coconut Rice

Yesterday evening I was puttering around in the kitchen, wondering what to make for dinner, and came up with this…

Independence Day

Category : holiday, menus · No Comments · by Jul 5th, 2011
Independence Day

This weekend we celebrated America’s birthday. Although I don’t think our country is inherently superior to others, and I don’t…