Sweet Yogurt with Saffron + New Year

For New Year’s Day our family dined on Indian inspired delicacies.  I whipped up my version of sweet yogurt with saffron as the dessert on this cold, snowy first day of 2014 in Iowa. Saffron is one of the main flavorings of this sweet and subtle dish.  Saffron, picture above, is the world’s most expensiveContinue reading “Sweet Yogurt with Saffron + New Year”

Curried Kale & Cauliflower Shepherd’s Pie

In honor of the third season of Downton Abbey beginning, I decided to throw in some British inspired fare this weekend.  Even though I scored an Isobel Crawley in the Which Downton Abbey Job is Right for You? Quiz, I am a fan of the downstairs crew, so I started with a dish that wouldContinue reading “Curried Kale & Cauliflower Shepherd’s Pie”

Vegetable Coconut Curry with Rice

Here comes another week-day, school-night friendly slow cooker recipe in the form of Vegetable Coconut Curry with Jasmine rice.   Again, while perusing the Skinny Slow Cooker publication from Better Homes & Gardens, I adapted a recipe that is a perfect Indian flavors meal for our family.  This thing has seen a few meals, canContinue reading “Vegetable Coconut Curry with Rice”