Today I roasted a Picnic Pork Shoulder and created my own Char Siu sauce, including making my own Hoisin Sauce and Five Spice Powder and it brought back memories of trips to Chinatown when I was young.
Obviously I love lemon, and the combo of coconut and lemon just sounds like summer to me. So do frozen ice cream bars. This post is about memories of scary things when I was four, and the treat we had after a particularly funny scare – lemonade. Try this lemon inspired treat with your kids or make it as ice cubes to plop into an adult beverage with friends.
On this quiet 4th of July I remember instances of bravery and a special ice cream to celebrate them all!
If you like Indian food, you will love this naan recipe. Simple ingredients, just a few steps (including allowing the dough to rise) and you have a bread perfect for spicy food, or perfect for dessert! You decide. And some lessons from my father in honor of today, Father’s Day.
When I was young, childhood contained a mix of days, some good, some bad. But the day we made our own bread and butter was one of the best!
Have you ever had a taffy pull? It can be fun, and for me it brings back a lot of childhood memories.
Looking for a simple scallop recipe? This one was so simple to make and was inspired by my memories of spending time with family in Nahant.
Love a firepit? Thinking of adding one to your yard? Wondering what you can cook over it? My memories of camping and a few simple recipes might be just what you’re looking for.