Molly and Clara – 10 Months

10 Months _Molly and Clara

Molly and Clara turned 10 months old last weekend.  Frank had to work, so the three of us girls celebrated in style. At 7 they were wide awake and chattering, so we started the day off right with play time in our pjs. (It’s like Christmas morning every time they see that box of toys.) Then…

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Bagel French Toast

Bagel French Toast_

If I could eat breakfast three meals a day, seven days a week, I would. Every morning I walk past a street vendor frying eggs and bacon for people to grab on their way to work. She serves the eggs and bacon over rice. This is Thailand, after all. It’s a dangerous temptation to face…

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Ginger Scallion Carrots

Wok-Fried Ginger Scallion Carrots

The other day I was getting a manicure and reading a celebrity gossip magazine circa 2013 and thinking about change.  I’m pretty sure that Jennifer Aniston is several relationships removed from where she was in 2013, but even old gossip is satisfying.  I feel so pulled between old and new these days.  I’m trying to come up with my Bangkok “bucket…

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Stovetop Granola with Goji Berries and Vanilla

Stovetop Granola with Goji Berries

I realize the internet is chock full of granola recipes these days, so it’s for purely selfish reasons that I am adding this to the list.  This blog is where I come when I can’t decide what to make for a quick weeknight dinner, or for a brunch with friends, or for, in this case, a…

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Chocolate Chip Brownie Tarts

Chocolate Chip Brownie Tarts

It’s Friday night here in Bangkok and there is a pizza on the way and a glass of red wine to be had, so I’ll be quick about this.  And I’m throwing in a gratuitous picture of cookie dough because…why not. A while back I put lemon filling in a sugar cookie shell to make a…

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Crispy Sriracha Potatoes

Crispy Potatoes with Sriracha Sauce

One of the unexpected realities of having a food blog is that we’re always on the hunt for something new.  Except for a weekly pizza night and a few staples, I rarely make anything more than the number of times it takes to deem it unworthy or perfect it to share. I’ve read about these smart, organized parents who plan…

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