Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine

Mulled wine is lovely, warming, and festive. I first made it for a Christmas party my husband and I were…

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Coconutty Chana Dal

Coconutty Chana Dal

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

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Spiced Thyme Chicken and Green Beans with Coconut Rice

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…

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Paki Tacos

Paki Tacos

I absolutely love Latin culture. I love the language, the food, the music, the dancing. When I met Shan, I…

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Masala Chai

It seems to bother some people when Americans say “chai tea.” Chai means tea! It’s redundant! Well whatever you call…

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Pumpkin Muffins on the Patio

Pumpkins (or as little Z says, “punkins,”) represent all my favorite things – fall, Halloween, and Zoeya who is my…

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Kofte (Pakistani Meatballs)

So I seem to be featuring quite a few Pakistani recipes. I’m proud to be learning to cook this cuisine…

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Aloo Keema

This is a very quick and easy weeknight meal; assuming I have ground beef in the freezer this isn’t going…

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