While everyone is celebrating Valentines Day, I am over here missing Ash Wednesday in Trinidad. This is usually the day after Carnival Monday and Tuesday and everyone back home heads to the beach or to the river to make ‘a cook’. A ‘cook’ in Trini term means you are going to cook your meal, usually some kind of curry or broth (soup) at the beach. And its normally cooked over a thrown together fireside. With wood and bricks/huge rocks. Nothing… Read more »

Now that we have Super bowl 500 behind us and the Eagles flew above the patriots we can get back to normal around here. I am pleased to say the day before the Super bowl we had a nice 3 inches of fluffy white snow and the day of super bowl, we were in the minus temps. So our visitors had a great taste of our Minnesota Winter. Today I am sharing one of the most popular dishes on my… Read more »

Hi There! I know I have not posted anything in a few weeks. I have not had motivation to cook or I should say documenting and videoing everything that I cook lately. Before we jump into the recipe for today…who watches the bachelorette? Besides Mr. Pouty Pants that is! While reading my book last night I happened to catch some of it. Now I do not watch this reality TV show at all. I cannot seem to like it. I… Read more »

How are your guessing skills? Have you put it to use in March Madness and filled out a bracket or two? While I have never watched college basketball and I still have no interest in it I most certainly did put my guessing skills to use! I filled out not one but two brackets in two different groups! How about them basketballs! I guessed my way through the entire thing! I am doing it just because I wanted to follow everyone… Read more »

It has been snowing here in good old MN the last few days. Not anything heavy or dramatic that warrants schools to be closed or crazy people stocking up their pantry for fear of running out of food. However, it seems we all forget how to drive with a wee bit of snow on the ground though. OMG it was not even more than an inch or two each day and people drive like they are crazy, first off no… Read more »