Vegetarian Mushroom Omelet

brown beech omelet

A simple vegetarian omelet with Japanese Brown Beech Mushrooms, fresh spinach and fresh tomatoes. Recipe on New Asian Cuisine.

Tomato Bisque

tomato bisque

A lovely and elegant Tomato Bisque recipe from The Junior League of Tallahassee Cookbook – recipe on Steamy Kitchen on TLC.

Grandma Dora

Back Camera

This is what Dora the Explorer will look like in 50 years. Found on the streets of NYC…where else!?  

Crispy Roasted Chickpeas (Garbanzo Beans)


Before I even get into this addictive little snackity snack, I just want to say thank you for all the wonderful birthday wishes yesterday on Twitter and Facebook. You all are so thoughtful to send a little message of good wishes. I was sitting at the airport waiting for my flight home and everytime a new message came in, my …



I just discovered a new site, Fiverr. Basically, this is a marketplace of people who are willing to provide a service for $5. Any service. Some of them are a little crazy. But cool-crazy. Like this person will dress up in a Mr. Peanut outfit and parade around holding a sign with your message. And then send you a photograph …

Cauliflower and Kale Salad (Cauliflower Tabouli)


8/3/10 Update: Sorry for repeat post from 2 days ago – my database crashed!!! EEEEKS! So I had to restore from older backup and recreate this post. Public service announcement: BACK UP!!! At the risk of upsetting my vegetarian, vegan and raw fans, I’ll say this: ban the raw cauliflower. Especially the ones you find on raw veggie platters with …