Quiche, Onions and Mom

Do you know what an emulsion is? Neither did I until recently. Chicken Curry Grape Salad and Quiche with Mom in the City The whir of the blender creates an emulsion. Something totally foreign, yet so familiar to my mom. She’s teaching me how to make the salad dressing to my favorite salad. Whirr goes…

Easy French Toast

Bevy of baguettes French Toast is a special occasion in our household, this time for an away football game of our favorite team the Cal Bears. To soak in the decadence but not the calories I like to use a baguette or ciabatta, that way you’re getting 5-6 slices but they are smaller than a…

Egg-tastic

Eggscelent Getting in the habit of boiling a dozen eggs each week is a nutritious way to get your protein for the week, eating 2 a day. I find they keep me full, are delicious and are so easy to make. Take a big pot of water and bring to a boil. Gently put your…

Shoe Care

Take care of your sole Even shoes from the store might need to be re-soled. Make sure you have a good amount of sole on the bottom of your shoe; otherwise you will wear through it and ruin the shoe. You can go to a good cobbler and he or she will put on taps…

Quick and Easy Stuffed Bell Peppers

Cheesy Goodness Stuffed bell peppers contain healthy items like tofu, rice, corn and whatever other vegetables you want to include making the dish your own. The star of the show is the cheese! It melts over the healthy stuff and envelopes everything to create a cocoon of deliciousness. When making stuffed bell peppers be sure…