4th of July Munchies

I rarely make lists as posts, so consider this a treat.I didn’t even make one for Canada Day! Shame shame. Anyway, if you’re still looking for ideas for the weekend, here are some easy peasy suggestions, ye American neighbors. Summer Strawberry Fro-Yo or Honey Peach Fro-Yo will beat the heat, the ice cream craving and […]

Baked Garlic Rhubarb Wings with Sweet & Sour Sauce

Garlic + Rhubarb + Chicken Wings? What could possibly be wrong with that? NOTHING, I tell you! This absolutely delicious baked chicken wings flavor combination is a winner. I’m a very picky wing eater and this definitely–easily–tops all the other chicken wings I’ve made. There can only be one reason for this experiment: I had way too many rhubarb stalks stocked up on a night of craving for Hawaiian wings. An unlikely success to me at the time, but here it is, in all its finger-licking glory. Don’t say No before you even try it! :-)

Chicken Tinola (Filipino Chicken Stew)

Aloha! We’re back from our vacation and we’re slowly easing into reality. The luggage bags are half-unpacked. That in itself, is a great feat. It’s hard to wake up again in hot Arizona, staring at the ceiling and doing rock-paper-scissors to see who needs to get up first (just kidding!!!). We were so spoiled with […]

Boiled Corn and Chicken Soup

I could use a bowl of this right now: It shifts from cold to hot here in Vancouver. “Would you like the cold for breakfast? Sweltering heat for lunch? No problem!” That kind of thing. I made this a couple of months ago when Dan and I found some super sweet corn from Whole Foods. […]