We’ve got a really busy week ahead of us and some unexpected hiccups that mean my husband will be out of town for a few days. My daughter and I do lots of snackage and quick meals involving noodles when he’s not here. It’s easy enough to wing and the last thing I want deal […]More
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Hi everyone, I am headed to my very first food swap this weekend! I am excited and a little intimidated, but I’m diving in with some of my favorite foods. I’ll have lots of pictures and a more official report next week, but I’ll go ahead and kick off this week’s Friday links with: ATXswappers […]More
Real quick post to report my CSA box contents: carrots, bok choy, kale, chard, escarole, salad mix, lettuce, scallions, beets, spinach, radishes, dandelion greens We are definitely having some big salads this weekend. May have to do a post on our current favorite – taco salads.More
I’ll be joining other food bloggers and bakers at the South Austin location of the Austin Bake Sale for Japan tomorrow, April 2. Come on out! My humble (but yummy) mini banana-oat muffins will be nicely packaged into bundles of 6 for you to grab and go in addition to the oodles of other stuff […]More
It has cooled down significantly over the past couple of days and I think the trend will continue for the greater part of next week. Cooler weather at this time of year [in South Central Texas] is rare so I’ve been gazing out the window in the morning and daydreaming about San Francisco. Sigh. Once […]More
Feliz Año Nuevo! Just a quick post to show one of our most-favorite breakfasts in the whole wide world – steam-fried eggs with black beans and homemade salsa. If you’ve already got beans and salsa in the fridge, it’s a super-quick whip-up that even I can manage before my first cup of coffee. My Steam-Fried […]More
In the fall, grocery stores are filled with all things pum’kin – pies, bread, muffins, pancakes and lattes. Last year, we discovered what has now become our mostest favoritest pumpkin-infused treat ever – tortillas! There is this wonderful Austin-based tortilleria, Paqui Tortillas, that peddles the little round flats of heaven. They’re the kinda good that need […]More