Leftover Remix: Soup Frijol con Carne #SundaySupper

Frijol con Carne with Condiments

I often have leftover rice but the main dish has been eaten up.  I don’t think rice reheats very well but I have remade it into fried rice.  As I was getting ready for this week’s Sunday Supper I came across another use.  I’m making Frijol con Carne in honor of our upcoming vacation to […]

An Edible Mosaic: Meat and Vegetable Casserole with Pomegranate

Beef and Pomegranate Casserole

I am no stranger to Middle Eastern food though many Moroccan “foodies” would argue that Moroccan food isn’t Middle Eastern food.  I would tend to agree with that.  This recipe is a great example of just how true that is.  I am participating with several other food bloggers taking part in a virtual potluck using […]

Skinha or Dafina – The Slow – Slow Cooked Meal

Skhina or Dafina

I had really great intentions of getting this post up earlier this week but work got in the way.  I hate it when that happens!  Today is the last day of Hanukkah and so I wanted to make sure that I shared this post before it was too late.  Then again, this whole experience has […]

Sloppy Joe’s from Around the World

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My kids are on their way back to school Tuesday. This mama is going to release a big sigh of relief when it happens. I loved having my kids around this summer, we did a lot of really fun things but sometimes it’s just too much! Since I’ve started working for myself it’s been a […]

Rogan Josh Banh Mi

Rogan Josh Banh Mi Sandwich

Banh mi is a Vietnamese word meaning bread and most commonly refers to a baguette filled with sandwich toppings.  Like Morocco, Vietnam was a French colony/protectorate.  Wherever the French went they left their indelible mark of bread and boulevards. In Morocco the bocadillo sandwich, a baguette filled with a mishmash of ingredients is a well […]

Asian Style Beef Tacos

Korean Beef Tacos

One of the best things I have found to supplement the lack of bread since moving to a more gluten-free existence (we’re about 80% GF – 20% no) are corn tortillas. Amazingly these guys have so many different uses! While we love a good taco bar as much as the next family – tacos every […]