Archives for March 2017

Homemade Ramen Noodle Soup

A couple years ago The Kid and I gave up our cable TV service since the prices were getting ridiculous. We moved to watching network TV with an antenna and watching other fun stuff through Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime. The other night I was poking around in the section of movies they recommended for […]

Kung Pao Grilled Chicken Tacos

I’m a sucker for a spicy peanut soy sauce combination like you find in pad thai or kung pao. There’s just something about it that I can’t resist. I even whip up hamburgers every now and then with peanut butter and sriracha sauce. Most times though when you play with Asian cuisine, it’s loaded with […]

5 Minute Chicken and Dumplings

Chicken and dumplings are one of those recipes that you kinda cringe when thinking about making it. At least that’s what I did the other day when The Kid asked me to make it for dinner. It takes some time to make since it’s almost like making chicken stew first and then boiling or baking […]

Chelo Persian Rice Pilaf (with Grilled Steak and Tomatoes)

A couple years ago, The Kid and I were invited to a party at a friend’s house and we were lucky enough that the party was catered by a Persian catering company. Yes, there really is such a thing and it was a foodie delight! There were kebabs (or are they kabobs?), koobideh, breads, and […]

Stove Top Fusilli with Meatballs

Does anyone remember that old Seinfeld episode where Kramer had Fusilli Jerry? Gah, I’m probably the only one who remembers it. I think of it every time I make fusilli pasta noodles. It’s funny the things that stick in your brain. I saw that all of the seasons of Seinfeld are on Netflix (I’m way behind […]