When we were inThailand, my husband and I gorged on Tom Yum soup. We ate it al almost every Thai restaurant we went to. I have to say, at first it didn’t sound very appetizing to me. Hot and sour….and shrimp? But two bites in, I was hooked! Most times when we ordered it, [...]
Every once in a while life feels so ironic. Just the other day I was telling a friend that we’ve been lucky because haven’t had to go to a hospital since we’ve been here. Well, this weekend our luck ran out.
We were at a birthday party when my daughter jumped off of [...]
Last week we went grocery shopping and found a huge 2kg bag of large frozen shrimp. My husband decided over the weekend that he wanted some, so what does he do? He takes the entire bag out of the freezer to thaw. We spent the first part of Saturday morning tossing around ideas [...]
I bought some fresh, pre-sliced pineapple a few days ago and this morning when I opened the fruit and vegetable drawer, I noticed that it was about 12 hours away from starting to go bad. I didn’t feel like spending an hour looking up pineapple recipes because I still had a ton of [...]
A visit to the “Unhappiest Place on Earth” a.k.a. Disney Land inspired this dish. After a long day of lines and crowds, we returned to our hotel room and decided to order room service. The menu overall looked over priced and unappetizing, except one dish: the Shrimp and Grits. My husband claims to [...]