Foodie Friday: Black Bean Bacon Soup

Today has been a slightly cooler day and I’ve been hooked on Kitchen Nightmares (the US version) so I decided to make something flavorful and comforting.  It was also an exciting day today because for the past few days my kitchen sink hasn’t been draining and I haven’t had the chance to get it fixed […]

Foodie Friday: Healthy Peach and Cantaloupe Pie

An interesting thing happened last week.  I baked some pies.  I’ve never baked a pie by myself before.  I’ve eaten lots of pie, I’ve been around when pie is being baked, and I’ve helped out a bit, but I’ve never actually myself made a pie.  So I decided to make a pie.  Well, a gluten […]

Foodie Friday: Fried-Cheese Stuffed Zucchini Blossoms

Happy Friday again!  And if you were in the US I hope you had a happy 4th!  Mine was busy, but I did get to see fireworks.  The best part is my 4th of July celebrations aren’t over yet!  Next Friday you’ll get to see the grilled pizzas we’ll be having at my 4th party. […]

Foodie Friday: Zesty Summer Gazpacho

Happy Summer Solstice! It’s 90 degrees here, and I’m so thankful for shade and air conditioning.  It’s too hot to do much cooking, but nice enough that I still want to enjoy a delicious meal.  So I decided to have some friends over the other night and make Gazpacho.  It was fantastic.  We sat out […]