Rice is great if you’re really hungry and want to eat two thousand of something.” ~ Mitch Hedberg JambalayaYears ago, my husband was on a business trip to New Orleans. It was the first time he had visited the city, and he tried jambalaya. He loved it so much that he brought home a well-known box mix for me to make jambalaya at home. For a long time, this was our go to mix....more
“Cake is happiness! If you know the way of the cake, you know the way of happiness! If you have a cake in front of you, you should not look any further for joy!” ~C. JoyBell C.Lemon Cornmeal Pound CakeOver the weekend, I was longing for something slightly sweet. I didn’t want anything over the top, and with just the two of us eating it, I didn’t want anything big....more
Pork is a favorite of so many people, but some of us are scared to cook this meat because we want to be sure it's fully cooked, which might take too much time. But it turns out that there are some pork dishes that are easy to cook in no time. Yes, I am serious. Your pork dinner can be on the table in less than 20 minutes.
I love the comfort feeling I get through cooking and how it helps me put my lost mind back together.Are you one of those people who like to clean your house, toilet, cook, bake when you are in a bad mood? Well then welcome to this blog!...more
Hey strangers!Did you think I forgot about this place? This has probably been my longest gap between posting since my trip to Europe last September! Well, not to make any excuses, but I started a brand new job at work last week and was devoting a lot of my free time to that and absorbing a ton of information…...more
Plain but flavourful, this delicacy is much favoured by many Asians within the region – a common breed found in many neighbourhood bakeries and supermarkets. Here’s my very own version of the heartland favourite – golden little buns sprinkled with copious servings of cheddar cheese!...more
Homemade Corned Beef and Roasted vegetables with Marmalade Whiskey GlazeDid you know that “Corned” Beef is just a brined beef brisket? Making your own from scratch is easy and tastes so much better than the store-bought kind. Give it a try! Plus, then you can walk around announcing “I corned my own beef!” and everyone will be so impressed.http://www.thesensuist.com/Homemade_Corned_Beef.html ...more