Thailand Sojourn Part 2 – a 5-course Thai cooking class, Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, and an excursion along the Chao Phraya River.
Thailand Sojourn Part 1 – highlights of the beginning of my visit to Bangkok and Nakhon Rachasima (a.k.a. Korat) complete with two market tours.
Delicious Apple Recipes to get you in the mood for fall/autumn. Choose from smoothies, salads, side dishes, main dishes, and desserts.
A collection of the Best Ever Hearty Soups and Stews on the blog with heart and belly warming dishes for cooler days and colder months.
Fabulously tasty and attractive Seafood Paella with sausage, salmon, shrimps, and mussels. it is an experience you don’t want to miss.
Learn how to make Sweet Red Bean Mash in this video tutorial. It is a popular ingredient used in many Chinese and Southeast Asian desserts.
Ais Kacang Gula Melaka (Shaved Ice with Beans and Palm Sugar Syrup) – a Malaysian dessert with a medley of toppings. Very cool and refreshing on a warm day.
Crunchy green beans and flavorful spice paste makes this Green Beans Belacan Stir Fry a tasty side dish. Best eaten with lots of rice.
Fun, easy, and creative Fishing Theme Party Ideas for your child’s next birthday or sleep-over using convenient prepackaged treats.
This Pepperoni Flatbread Pizza makes an easy light meal or snack. Can be prepared in minutes using prepackaged ingredients and some fresh produce.
This Strawberry Nectarine Salsa is deliciously sweet, fruity, and a little addicting. Great served with seafood or as a dip with corn chips.
Tips and ideas for Planning your Vegetable Garden – location, layout, feeding, pest control, and easy vegetables anyone can grow.
Sweet, tangy, refreshing Mango Peach Salsa. Great with tortilla and corn chips for all your summer parties and get-togethers.
This easy to cook one-skillet, lightly spiced, zesty Cilantro Lime Chicken Rice is sure to please. It will quickly become a family favorite.
This mildly spiced creamy Dhal and Eggplant Curry is a great accompaniment to Indian flat breads and rice. Plus it is nutritious and very delicious.
This lovely Strawberry Cream Cheese Bread has a super moist and creamy texture. A must-bake when strawberries are in season!
This easy to make gluten free Kuih Bingka Ubi Kayu (Baked Tapioca Cake) is a Nyonya tea time treat. It is moist, tender, fragrant, and super delicious.
Cool, refreshing Pineapple Strawberry Smoothie with only 4 ingredients. Fast, easy, with no added sugar, and it tastes great! Also The Great Big Book of Green Smoothies is now available.
Our annual visit to the community Friday Fish Fry during Lent. A festive and tasty all-you-can-eat event in Hutchinson, Minnesota.
This warm and delicious Meatball Noodle Soup is comfort in a bowl. Very easy to prepare and perfect for cold winter evenings. Plus $100 Giveaway.
Quick and easy deep fried Golden Shrimp Puffs. Delicious served with sweet chili sauce. Perfect as an appetizer or a side dish.