Saturday, August 21, 2010

Burger Bliss

Last week, while in La Jolla, California, my husband and I decided to stop at a deli for lunch. Since our server spent so much time raving about the burgers ... 


Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Fancy Fennel Salad

Due to the pronounced anise flavor of fennel, it has always been difficult for me to eat this bulb. I discovered that if I combine fennel with other ingredients, such ... 


Thursday, August 12, 2010

Baja Chicken Tostadas

On a recent trip to Baja California, Mexico, my husband and I stayed in a condominium resort on the coast. Whenever I want fast food in Baja, I can quickly ... 


Monday, August 2, 2010

Mango Coconut Thai Rice

While lounging under a palm tree at the beach last week, I was suddenly overcome by the memory of a trip to Thailand. In my mind I was comparing the ... 


Monday, July 19, 2010

Nancy’s Cool Coffee Granita

In July, it's too hot to drink my afternoon coffee. Instead, I treat myself to a cool coffee granita (Italian shaved ice), made with freshly brewed espresso, sugar and lime ...