Category Archives: Kitchen adventures

A Day in the Life: An Abundance of Zucchini

As some of my friends know, I love to cook and I love to experiment, adapt recipes from others, and make my own. When my dear friend, Mary, brought me an abundance of zucchini, I pondered how I’d use it … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Kitchen Adventures—Experimental Schnitzel

It’s no secret that I love to cook. Nor is it unusual for me to experiment with even the most basic dishes. Today, while grocery shopping, I decided I had a taste for schnitzel—the crispy, breaded, fried sort that my … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Kitchen Adventures—Tomato Marmalade Chicken

OK, so I know tomato marmalade chicken maybe doesn’t sound so great, but it was truly delicious. This past Friday, I catered a dinner for some friends. These friends have invited me to dinner once a month for ages. I … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Kitchen Adventures—Thai Green Curry Shrimp

Now that I’m home and back to some semblance of a regular schedule, I’ve been cooking a bit. Last night, I had a craving for my favorite food, Thai green curry. I had enough ingredients on hand to whip something … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Miracle Noodles?

I must admit that I haven’t really cooked in nearly two weeks, a most unusual state of affairs. I love to cook, but I’ve been on the feast end of the freelancer’s feast or famine cycle for the past month. … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Rummy Dark Chocolate Pecan Pie: Sinfully Delicious

Today’s entry is another foodie post. I love to experiment with food, and each year at Thanksgiving, I try something new. The Tree House Foodie’s lobster bisque was, without a shadow of a doubt, a winner, but there were some … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Lobster Bisque: Heaven in a Spoon

This Thanksgiving, I decided to try my hand at making lobster bisque for our first course. I needed a really good recipe that didn’t have a lot of ingredients I didn’t have or couldn’t get. I asked my friend, Glenn … Continue reading

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