Category archives: Food

  • Current Obsessions

  • It must be because Spring is in the air, but I’m loving big salads. Like Elaine. We cooked a nice big flank steak for dinner earlier this week, and it gave us both lunch for two days. I made this salad both days. Both days it was awesome. I am now plotting this weeks meal plan in order to do it again. See. Doesn’t it look yummy?! h Another current obsession for this week/weekend is this song by [...]
  • Fabulous food in Japan

  • It’s been over a week since my last meal in Japan, but I can still taste it. It was that good. In fact, all the meals I enjoyed were fantastic. The most uninspiring meal I had all day (and this is saying something) was my breakfast: a bowl of freshly cut grapefruit, orange, pineapple, and mango. Usually accompanied by a freshly made waffle with Canadian maple syrup. It was a great meal, but nothin[...]
  • Braised beef short rib poutine

  • I love beef short ribs. Love is an understatement. Nothing really beats warm, melt in your mouth, beefy short ribs on a cold Winter night. The house smells pretty amazing as they cook away all afternoon, and is a great smell to greet guests with after a day of skiing. We had friends over last weekend and I made us quite the treat! Braised beef short rib poutine. I mean, what gets more decadent [...]