Eric’s Birthday 2013

Eric recently celebrated his birthday – a big one too!  To help him celebrate his 30th birthday, his parents came to visit for a long weekend.  Greta picked out sushi makings for him – more on the sushi later.   Lucky Greta got some wonderful grandparent time.  She and Bapa (that’s what she calls bothContinue reading “Eric’s Birthday 2013”

Jicama w/ Lime & Chili Dip

Meet jicama. I have been loving this snack combination all week.  A crisp snacking tuber is paired with a creamy, tart, and peppery dip – it’s the perfect party duo, after school snack, or mid-morning work munchie. This tasty tuber is also known as a Mexican potato.  Jicama has an interesting texture – crisp likeContinue reading “Jicama w/ Lime & Chili Dip”

Taco (sans shell) Pasta

Forgive me, this is a mostly cell phone camera post.  I promise, the food is tastier than the images let on.  This was an experiment, plus Eric had the nice camera at school on Monday and Tuesday while I was home with sick Greta.  He was helping me out with snapping a few yearbook photosContinue reading “Taco (sans shell) Pasta”