It Begins Again

I’ve dipped my virtual pen into the world of blogging twice before, but both blogs fizzled out due to lack of passion on my part. While I love reading Catholic mom blogs, it’s not what I am meant to write about.  Instead I will continue to enjoy reading these blogs, but focus on other passions of mine that I feel have been fueled by my journey through motherhood....more


I'm definitely a girl that doesn't like to spend a lot on food, but don't get me wrong, I looooooove food. However, being frugal can come in handy when you're hit with unexpected expenses, leaving little room for a large grocery budget.  I know I'm not alone on this one. Anyway, as mentioned many times before, I love to make a meal stretch, it's kinda my thing. ...more

Kitchen Gadgets No Home Cook Should Live Without

The kitchen is indeed the heart of the home, a place where family gathers, memorable meals are shared and culinary masterpieces are created. There are many gadgets created for home cooks to use and many of us have been suckered in to buying items that only serve one purpose, because it seemed like a good idea at the time. A butter spreader for corn on the cob, a specialty quesadilla maker or a strawberry slicer- these one-hit wonders only serve to clutter up your kitchen and waste your money....more

Haus-Gemachte Frikadellen – The Classic Danish Meatballs

Frikadellen – pan-fried meat dumplings (usually a mixture of beef and pork) actually originates from Denmark, but has nevertheless made a mark in the Hessian parts of Germany. It’s a must-have at the Wochenmärkte along the German streets, eaten either with their specialty Waldpilz Soße (Forest Mushroom sauce) or with other accompaniments like Bratkartoffeln (stir-fried potato and meat slices), mashed potatoes, salad and Brötchen (buns)....more

I Crock Pot.


I've never been a breakfast eater, but I think that goes for most people. The last thing I want to do in the morning is wake up let alone prepare a meal. I usually gulp down a mug of Bullet Proof coffee and hope for the best....more

Lo Mai Fun (Glutinous Rice) – An Amazing Cantonese Dish

Dim Sums are never easy to make. Healthy dim sums are even harder to create, if they ever exist. Seriously… why bother?Read more from 'Lo Mai Fun (Glutinous Rice) – An Amazing Cantonese Dish'....more