Cooking

I have always loved to bake. It’s something I did a lot growing up with my mother and grandmother. I think it was a combination of the quality time spent with them with our pretty aprons as well as the yummy end product that we got to enjoy for days that I enjoyed so much. I spend a lot of my day in the kitchen now as we like to eat healthy, whole foods for the most part and not a lot of processed food. One of my goals for 2017 is to be the healthiest that I have ever been. With that in mind and with my husband training regularly for running marathons, we have changed our diet and lifestyle to be vegetarians. It has been fun looking for new recipes, learning new things and appreciating real food, it’s aromas and natural tastes. It also helps me to stop and think about what I’m eating through the day to make sure that we are getting all of the nutrients that we need. The recipes and photos you see will be mostly vegetarian dishes and healthy sweets.

  • Thai Naan Pizzas - Alright everyone, I have an amazing recipe for a Thai peanut sauce that our friends shared with us and I use it frequently on both pizza and for pad Thai. It’s so tasty and I enjoy it more than regular pizza sauce.  The recipe comes from  a recipe book called “Looney Spoons” by Janet and … Continue reading Thai Naan Pizzas