Home remedies for dry skin in dogs

Leo

Early this year, I discovered some hairy clumps on my German Shepherd, and I noticed he was scratching more frequently than normal. Dogs scratch and lick themselves clean frequently. But there is scratching, and then there is scratching. This one…

Tamagoyaki – Japanese omelet

omelet with nori sheet

  Easy, delicious, scrumptious and quick, not to mention a big hit with my kids. This amazing sounding omelet given by Nami on her blog Just One Cook Book sprinkles Japanese flavors into an otherwise pedestrian dish, taking it to a different…

Sumac toasted pita bites

sumac

Middle eastern cuisine introduced itself to me about nine years ago. A chance visit to a small joint in Washington DC opened a world of delight that only continues to climb higher in my favorite food chart. Initially, I limited…

Easy Parmesan Risotto #InaFridays

Easy parmesan risotto

  First Friday of every month we blog a recipe from Ina Garten’s kitchen. A former White House nuclear analyst (does it not make you say ‘Wow!’) Ina Garten is a beloved chef who has mesmerized the food industry for more than two…

Fish and chaps

Beer battered fish fillet seasoned with turmeric and rolled in panko  crumbs

  You got it right – Fish and chaps. And it’s not what you think either. Read on. Few years ago, we went into a tavern style steakhouse in a suburban Californian town that had female servers with outfits straight…

Dinner and a…Murder?

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This is a guest post by Megan Sullivan who is a stay-at-home mother in San Diego, CA. She has two daughters, ages 15 and 8, that keep her very busy. In her free time she volunteers at a local church, jogs,…