The Perfect Flan: In the Kitchen with Manisha

At the Garden of the Gods [Continued from the previous post] The next morning Andrea graciously offered to drive us through the Garden of the Gods before dropping us off at Jim’s office downtown. Kristin was driving up from Denver to pick us up. She, her husband Paul, Jim, and I, had been classmates at KSU andContinue reading “The Perfect Flan: In the Kitchen with Manisha”

Foolproof Coffee Cake: Welcome 2015

Welcome 2015, with a quick coffee-flavoured cake. All in all, 2014 was a good year. Ani was home for some time. When he left, it was to find his feet and spread his wings with more confidence – he got his first job! I am now the mother of a gainfully employed young man. WeContinue reading “Foolproof Coffee Cake: Welcome 2015”

Simply Italian

Comfort food. Different things to different people. But always disarmingly simple. A few ingredients, a basic recipe, but the final outcome is something that satisfies a craving that nothing else will. A dish that wraps you around your home, your family, your culture, and many times, around the various stages of personal growth. I amContinue reading “Simply Italian”