I find myself going through Breaking Bad withdrawal where I compare every show to it and find them lacking. Perhaps this is why I feel so underwhelmed by the new crop of shows unleashed this season. Or maybe they really are that bad. It’s probably a combination of both. But do you what makes a good combination? Corn and bacon.
I love sweet corn. There is something about biting into its sweet, crunchy kernels with butter dripping down my chin that makes me feel like summer is finally here. It's probably important to note that I live in a beach community in LA. It has not been hotter than sin here. Now I'm not saying that ... [Read more]
I consider this to be one of my mom's signature dishes. I think guests would riot if she didn't serve this dish at our family gatherings. Seriously. It's that good. Yup, I'm totally biased, but I know good food when I eat it, and this sweet corn is great food. ... [Read more]
The other day I was looking through the recipe index and noticed that almost all my side dishes were either potatoes, rice or pasta. Really, I do eat vegetables. I just generally don't do anything real fancy with them, so I made an effort to make a blog worthy vegetable dish this week. ... [Read more]
Growing up, I was the kid who ate my veggies and passed on dessert. Too much sweet upset my stomach. Don't get me wrong—I ate dessert, but even today, I overindulge in mashed potatoes more so than chocolate chip cookies. Green beans were one of my favorite vegetables. My mom never had any ... [Read more]