Thanksgiving Favorites


Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.  There are no gifts to worry about and the point is really to get everyone around a table and eat some terribly good food – which is something I can really get behind!  Before I had kids, I used to look forward to all the cooking and relish the planning.  …

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Cold Cucumber Soup


Last weekend was an epic food weekend.  We discovered that our local Indian store, Neelam Pacific Market in downtown San Bruno, has fresh samosas on the Saturday and Sunday mornings so of course had to start with one of those.  It was worth the calories, my friends.  Detailed blog post on this gem of market…

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Pea Soup


This time of year I find myself making soup at least a couple of times a month.  Nothing better to chase away the winter blues – plus if you stay away from the cream, you get a filling meal that is pretty healthy.  An added bonus is my toddler gets a kick out of sucking…

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