Category Archives: In The Kitchen

Eggplant Fries

Just when you think that you have discovered the secret to happiness (eggplant and tomato pizza, that is), life throws you a curve ball like this: Did you know that eggplant (aka the most beautiful and wonderful thing that ever

Eggplant Fries

Just when you think that you have discovered the secret to happiness (eggplant and tomato pizza, that is), life throws you a curve ball like this: Did you know that eggplant (aka the most beautiful and wonderful thing that ever

Garden Mojitos (Part 2)

So, a couple nights ago I experimented with a few mojito recipes using mint and two kinds of basil from my garden. The first experiment is well-documented here. After I made the Lemon Basil Mojito, I decided to try a

Garden Mojitos (Part 2)

So, a couple nights ago I experimented with a few mojito recipes using mint and two kinds of basil from my garden. The first experiment is well-documented here. After I made the Lemon Basil Mojito, I decided to try a

Garden Mojitos (Part 1)

It’s been a busy week, and it’s going to get busier. My sister is getting married this weekend, which is exciting! But scrambling to take care of last-minute wedding preparations can be hectic, and it’s important to take time to

Garden Mojitos (Part 1)

It’s been a busy week, and it’s going to get busier. My sister is getting married this weekend, which is exciting! But scrambling to take care of last-minute wedding preparations can be hectic, and it’s important to take time to

Mustafai’s Wedding Soup

Good afternoon. Elise and I both have a snow day today. The blizzard that is blitzing through the Midwest has engulfed Morton as well, and here we are, snowed in. I’m not going to lie, I’m a little bored. There

Mustafai’s Wedding Soup

Good afternoon. Elise and I both have a snow day today. The blizzard that is blitzing through the Midwest has engulfed Morton as well, and here we are, snowed in. I’m not going to lie, I’m a little bored. There