I ♥️ veggies

This week we went heavy on the vegetables, which to me is heavenly.  I could easily leave meat out of my diet and be a vegetarian but my husband is a serious carnivore.  What he has come to realize though, is that some vegetarian dishes are really tasty.  After downing a bowl of this Coconut Lentil … Continue reading I ♥️ veggies

Soup ‘er salad?

One of my fond memories of serving was the time I asked my customer if he wanted “soup or salad” with his main dish. He replied “sure, I’ll try the super salad”. I suddenly realized I needed to reword that question and lead with the salad, as to avoid any further confusion! But while we’re on … Continue reading Soup ‘er salad?

Back to reality 

   After spending a great sunny vacation in Mexico with my family, it’s always a bit bittersweet to come back home to real life.  I definitely enjoyed the break from cooking and cleaning up while away, but also probably ate one too many tacos and sipped a few too many mojitos, so getting back to … Continue reading Back to reality 

#Guac

So I might have a slight obsession with Mexican food.  Not the Americanized fake kind you find at Taco Bell, but the authentic stuff that you eat when actually in Mexico.   Hence, my almost weekly batch of homemade guacamole!  We’re headed down to the Mayan Riviera this week, where I’ll likely consume 85% of my … Continue reading #Guac