Daily Prompt: Ingredients

   Uncategorized   February 9, 2014  No Comments

I have been fairly quiet on this blog, word wise, but my photos have been present. So today with WordPress’s Daily prompt being Ingredients, I thought I would say a word or two and of course have a couple of photographs.  All good cooks needs ingredients and spices because that…

We Were Nominated for The Liebster Award

   Uncategorized   February 4, 2014  No Comments

  Such a grand day for our blog.  We have received the Liebster Award from Eclectic odds n sods.   This wonderful award was totally unexpected and oh so fun to receive. Thank you from the bottom of all of our hearts. Rules for accepting the Liebster Award Thank the person…

Featured Blog Hero Health Room

   Uncategorized   February 3, 2014  No Comments

Luke Jones of Hero Health Room contacted through our Submit link.  I’ve been out wandering through his blog site and must say that I see a kindred spirit there.  His About story is inspiring.  I couldn’t have written a better post than his Whole Food Plant Based blog. His…

Green and Black Cardamon Tea

   Uncategorized   January 29, 2014  No Comments

  Total Time:  35 min. Prep Time:     5 min. Cook Time:  30 min. 3 cardamom black pods 3 cardamon green pods 4 white peppercorns or black peppercorns 4 cloves 1 cinnamon stick 4 slices fresh ginger, quarter slices Note:  If you don’t have both kinds of cardamon available,…

Masala Powder and Chinese Five Spice Recipes

   Uncategorized   January 19, 2014  No Comments

Masala Powder and Chinese Five Spice Recipes Masala Powder Recipe from Sobha Vadlamani Masala is a South Asian term for a spice mix. A masala can be either a combination of dried (and usually dry-roasted) spices, or a paste (such as vindaloo masala) made from a mixture of spices and other ingredients—often garlic, ginger, onions and chili paste….

Fresh Ginger Mung Bean Tea

   Uncategorized   January 16, 2014  No Comments

I’d like to introduce myself real quick.  I’m Chris’s wife and the photographer.  I am the one who got Chris into blogging and we are having so much fun.  I know a few of you already follow me on my photography blog.  For the past 30 years my body has…

Sweet Potato Corn Chowder

   Uncategorized   January 15, 2014  No Comments

Chris’ comments:  Today’s recipe comes from a friend of mine, Sat Kaur.  When I announced that we were going to do this blog, Sat Kaur was happy for us.  In fact, she was downright pleased that I was finally going to try some cooking and clean up my eating.  Being…