Harissa Mayonnaise

Harissa Mayonnaise

I love scouring the condiment aisle at any market I find myself in. When traveling it’s one of the most interesting aisles to explore.  You can learn so much about people and their food culture.  I never knew mayonnaise was so easy to make! As part of my preparation to move to Morocco, I’ve been […]

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Braniya {Lamb and Eggplant Tajine} for #SundaySupper

Moroccan Lamb and Eggplant Tajine

The tajine is a Moroccan slow-cooker. It’s an ancient cooking pot originally used by the indigenous Berbers of North Africa. It is not only the word used to describe the cooking vessel but the meal contained inside. Braniya happens to be one of MarocBaba’s favorite meals, though it was only this year that he “remembered.” […]

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I Love My….But Does He?

support system

Last night I was busy, beginning to empty out my closet. At least twice a year, and sometimes there we have to shuffle our clothes. Heavy winter clothes get packed away, but not too far for a few weeks, in case there’s a cold snap. Spring clothes begin to fill the cabinets and make way […]

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{Expat Guest Post} Alyson of World Travel Family

Port Douglas Australia

When we decided to become expats, I knew there were others like us out there – I just had to find them.  Once I started looking, I was amazed at just how many people have chosen an expatriate lifestyle. So many people tell me that they wish they could move to another country; I want […]

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Real Food on a Budget: Repurpose Leftovers

Real Food on a Budget Leftovers

There are two kinds of people in this world, those that won’t let a leftover go to waste, and those who won’t touch them with a 10 foot pole.  In this final week of my real food on a budget series I am going to share some ways to use up your leftovers and stretch […]

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Spring Sports and Getting Dinner on the Table

Spring Vegetable Mac and Cheese

Once the snow has melted, everyone is rushing to get outside. For us, this means soccer. Both M and K are playing this year, and between practice and games we’re out of the house most nights. I love my slow cooker and other quick meal solutions for these busy nights. But, lately I have been […]

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