Carrot, Fennel, Red Onion Salad. And I have a Husband.

I made this salad. My husband loved it.  Yep, that’s right, my husband. He’s pretty awesome. He’s this nice guy I talked about before. Now he’s a nice husband.  Our wedding was wonderful. I felt so blessed to have such loving family and friends come and see us. More so, I felt lucky that this … More Carrot, Fennel, Red Onion Salad. And I have a Husband.

Besan (Indian Chickpea Curry, Gluten Free)

So the great thing about being home–amazing Indian food. There’s nothing like what Mom makes. No Indian restaurant can compare…although that makes sense since most Indian restaurants are have north Indian cuisine.  Actually it’s really interesting–the different regions of India have lots of different types of cuisine. The ones represented in restaurants are usually north … More Besan (Indian Chickpea Curry, Gluten Free)

Sandwich Boats

So I have been slowly changing my diet. I have always been a vegetarian, same with the rest of my family, but I have been looking more closely into what I eat recently. It started when I read Michael Pollen’s, In Defense of Food, a great book that presents a cohesive argument about why we … More Sandwich Boats

Tomatoes from the garden, mini-pizzas, and a mango smoothie

My parents planted a lovely garden in our backyard with okra, tomatoes, mini-yellow tomatoes that are shaped like bells, cherry tomatoes, yellow squash, green bell peppers, eggplant, spicy peppers, and basil. It’s lovely, especially the tomatoes.  Aren’t they lovely?    Anyways, so I made pizza dough. It was good. Then I made mini-pizzas, and a … More Tomatoes from the garden, mini-pizzas, and a mango smoothie

Presenting: The wonderful, the awesome, the S-! (and a stuffed pepper)

This is a first for the Clumsy Cook Blog, but please welcome a guest writer: me! I just wanted to share that being friends with M- is an exercise in recognizing and coming to terms with your own laziness. M- and I have many similarities. We were both science majors, lived on the same hallway … More Presenting: The wonderful, the awesome, the S-! (and a stuffed pepper)