Chickpea Pancakes and Dreams Come True

Soundtrack: Spotify’s #ThrowbackThursday Playlist I don’t want to read your ramblings, I just want to make the recipe: Jumbo Chickpea Pancake from Oh She Glows Star Rating: FIVE ENTHUSIASTIC THUMBS UP STARS ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼 Guys. GUYS. You have to make this as soon as you can – I’ve even created a new category for my blog…

Chicken Larb and Cheating

Soundtrack: Atlanta Monster Podcast: Episode 2 I don’t want to read your ramblings, I just want to make the recipe: Chicken Larb Star Rating: Four Stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐ This New Year’s resolution was meant to be 52 new recipes in one year. This week I’m working with a fairly flexible definition of new. Actually, technical definition is a…

One Skillet Chicken with Buttery Orzo and Limitations

Soundtrack: My Favorite Murder, Episode 104 I don’t want to read your ramblings, I just want to make the recipe: One Skillet Chicken with Buttery Orzo Star Rating: FIVE FUCK YEAH STARS ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I’m typing this with one hand because I had a bad fall snowboarding this weekend. My left arm is trussed up in…

Black-Eyed Peas and Greens and Fake Chorizo. No Fergie.

Cooking Soundtrack: “Control” SZA I don’t want to read your ramblings, just take me to the recipe: Black-Eyed Peas and Greens Star Rating: Three mediocre stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️ There are loads of recipes I haven’t made because they require you to soak beans overnight. It’s not a case of ‘Who has the time?’ because honestly, all you…

Lentil and Beet(root)s and Salsa Verde

Cooking Soundtrack: My Favorite Murder, Episode 101 I don’t want to read your ramblings, just take me to the recipe: Lentils, Beets and Salsa Verde Star Rating: Three-and-a-half OK stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️ It’s the start of the year, so of course I’m doing a ridiculous ‘detox’ (although my friend, Dr Arnie, pointed out that there’s no such…

Setting Intentions

It’s been a long time since I did any personal writing – almost four years, according to my last post. Turns out that when writing is a large part of your professional life, you don’t make time to do it in your personal life. At least that’s how it’s worked out for me. Taking this…