INDIAN IN THE CUBPOARD: SOUTH INDIAN CHICKEN CURRY

Chicken Curry IngredientsI’m the kind of person who will order the same thing at every restaurant and judge the merit of that establishment based on its ability to satisfy me with this dish. What can I say? I’m a creature of habit. But,  for someone with a rather adventurous palate,  that is kind of a lame thing to do. I like to think though,  that it keeps my criticisms consistent and speaks to my love for those particular dishes. I order something simple. Something that I feel should be a staple. For seafood joints, it’s fish and chips. When there’s burger in the title,  I order a plain, unadulterated burger without cheese. With ethnic cuisine,  I always go with my first and truest love: chicken curry. Read more INDIAN IN THE CUBPOARD: SOUTH INDIAN CHICKEN CURRY …

Tasty Thursday Treats…

The posting of this recipe will in no doubt incite fury in my daughter and trusted co- worker Jodie.  Let me start by stating that I am a celery lover.  I love celery in everything. I love the crunch, I love the vessel it lends to my almond butter, I love the leaves that grace my soups.  There is not an unusable part of the celery, which cannot be enjoyed.  When I normally hear about vegetables that are not to peoples likings I think of, Okra (blech), or eggplant and sometimes even onions (CRAZY!!!) But celery is so benign, so simple and tasteless and when combined with carrots and onion the possibilities are endless…..

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In the Kitchen with Jill…

My Mother posted a link on Facebook on how to use/save herbs they don’t go to waste. Usually I freeze them in ice trays in either water or some kind of stock. But lately I have been making infused simple syrups and  using it in baking or on fruit salads, mixed drink etc.  I have made basil and thyme, basil and mint and now lemon and rosemary. This week I used the syrup as the sugar for my muffins.  I also used homemade Raspberry jam, just to top off the amazingness.

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Tasty Thursday Treats!!

Summer is here and it’s camping season…well for you all, my idea of camping is sleeping with my window open. Regardless, I will be doing a lot of adventuring this summer and I was thinking of healthy snacks that would be good for day trips and other outside festivities.  Here is one of my favorite protein bar recipes, it’s gluten free, full of protein to keep you fueled up on your summer outings.

 

Happy Sunshine!!

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Tasty Thursday Treats!!

We now have Maca in bulk!!! YAY!!

It has been known to increase energy, stamina, libido and reduce stress. It is an adaptogen, Faith Eats Maca Balls!!!meaning, it’s important to take over a longer period of time to notice the effects. But stay committed because maca is very nourishing to the pituitary and hypothalmus glands, making it a very hormonally balancing food. Read more Tasty Thursday Treats!! …