The first thing I do each morning when I wake up is turn on the news, while I convince myself that working is important and that the only way I can live the life of luxury (not really) is if I drag myself out of bed every day and put on my big girl clothes and speed to work. Last Friday, flashing across my TV screen I distinctly saw breaking news. I can’t see worth a darn without my glasses,… Read more »

I know you are wondering what the heck is an Asado? An Asado is one heck of a big BBQ! In Argentina and Paraguay and a few other South American countries, a big BBQ is called an Asado. In fact today is Paraguay’s Independence day and it is guaranteed that there will be an Asado or two. To these countries an Asado is considered an event. Its not just a BBQ to them. While the meats are not seasoned the… Read more »

Hello my dear friends. I hope you all had a chance to check out my collaboration I did on 196 flavors and the amazing recipe of Mermez. I will be doing more of those recipes coming soon from Tunisia. So be sure to check back for that. In the meantime, I have been sick for a whole week! OYE what a miserable little person I feel like. The worst is my nose. It has been rubbed raw both on the… Read more »

It is so cold in Minneapolis! You would think it is fall already. I just need at least 1 more month of Summer. Just like I want a job where I am no longer on call, I want to live where there is no winter. I am okay with Spring, Summer and Fall! Although in my next post you will certainly hear my rant about raking all those darn leaves in my yard! Now rain…I would love if it would rain… Read more »

Hi there! There are some days when I simply do not have the energy to cook! Especially in the summer as it heats up the entire house! And yes I know that is why most normal people grill in the Summer!, But seriously, sometimes I need my rice fix. This is why I can’t shake this tummy! Its because I have a serious obsession with all this carbohydrates! I usually meal prep all my lunches and my breakfast during the… Read more »