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Summer Rolls

Summer Rolls

I love everything in a rice wrapper. Though I’m never really sure the difference between a spring roll, a summer roll, or an autumn roll (Ok I made that last one up), I usually like to make a delicious Vietnamese roll for a delicious summer […]

Crawdad Boil- Houston, TX

Crawdad Boil- Houston, TX

Spring in Texas means CRAWDADs!Yesterday the Hubs and I went on a day long adventure to procure the ingredients for a down-home crawfish Boil. (Who’s your crawdaddy?) we went to a couple stores to pick up the crawfish (about 6 lbs), potatoes, corn, andouille sausage, […]

Low-carb Poached Eggs- Edinburgh, Scotland

Low-carb Poached Eggs- Edinburgh, Scotland

This meal was first introduced to me in a slightly different variation by my flat mate, she made it for me on my birthday and I have been enjoying it ever since. You can check out her inspiring blog here Tales of Wanderlust. Two poached […]

Burns Night Supper, Edinburgh- Scotland UK

Burns Night Supper, Edinburgh- Scotland UK

In the middle of January is a very special Scottish holiday… Burns Night! I do love a culture that celebrates poets, especially by celebrating with traditional foods and drinking and poetry reading. Having recently arrived in Scotland, my flat mate and our friend LL invited […]

Proper Tea, Edinburgh Residence- Edinburgh Scotland

Proper Tea, Edinburgh Residence- Edinburgh Scotland

For my mid-February birthday my dear friend LL invited my Edinburgh flat mate and I to a proper tea at a very stiff upper lip hotel in Edinburgh. We walked part of the way, taxi’d the rest, then we’re dropped off in front of what […]

Waterfront Restaurant, Oban Scotland UK

Waterfront Restaurant, Oban Scotland UK

Over the weekend I went to a lovely fishing town in the west Highlands of Scotland. After hiking up a hill covered in herds of sheep, dodging the rain, and walking as far as I possibly could to see some of the most beautiful views, […]