The Best Oxtail Stew Ever

I’ve been feeling rather brave lately and venturing into new foods. Specifically, we’ve been trying different cuts of meat. So far we’ve tried beef heart and quail, and this month, I bought an oxtail! Also, if you’ve been keeping up with me on Facebook, you know that I’ve been reading the Little House series by…

Parippu Lentils

This lentils dish has gotten rave reviews from everyone who’s tried it, and the amazing part is, IT’S INCREDIBLY EASY and only takes 25 minutes to prepare! You basically throw everything into a pot, saute some onions, mix those two things together, and voila! A side dish that will last you days in leftovers! This…

Phở & Summer Rolls

Tonight’s dinner made me feel super Asian, like my ancestors were nodding in approval. I’ve been thinking about my dad lately, who is full Vietnamese, and I have this vague memory of my Grandmother Chau making phở when I was little. The combination of these thoughts made me crave some phở to bring back some…