Curried Lentil Soup

September 23 I debated for a very long time whether to post this recipe. I made this soup for the first time before this blog existed. I got the recipe off of 101cookbooks.com and it was perfect. I ate it all week for lunch and didn’t get sick of it one bit. Beyond its deliciousness, […]

Vietnamese Spring Rolls

July 4 I love Vietnamese food. I had never really tasted it until we went to Vietnam a few years ago. I was stunned at how easy it was to eat as a vegetarian there and the food was always delicious and fresh. I always had banana pancakes for breakfast (which were nothing like pancakes […]

Crab and Corn Soup

June 28 The other day I bought some corn intending to eat it plain and simple, straight off the cob. Then a distant memory of seeing someone make corn stock got stuck in my head and I decided I needed to make some corn soup. I have no idea where I heard of the idea […]

Onigri (rice balls)

June 7 As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, we went to Japan for about 4 weeks three years ago. It certainly isn’t a cheap country to travel in, so for breakfasts, and sometimes even for a small lunch, we would often go to the 7/11. This isn’t as shameful as you may imagine. At lunch […]