mint-tea

Green tea and mint brew

Last night, I wrote about the dishes that I cooked for the girls to bring back to the condo. You know, the reheatable meals. But even before I was able to post that article, I … [Read more...]

I like natural

When my mother-in-law was diagnosed with cancer over a decade ago, she underwent surgery but refused the recommended chemotherapy. Instead, she opted for herbal treatment. … [Read more...]

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Garden fresh

We had chicken enchiladas for dinner last night and I cooked them using home made tomato sauce. Into the tomato sauce went garlic and oregano, the latter picked from the … [Read more...]

cilantro

Cilantro (coriander leaves)

Cilantro refers to the leaves of the coriander plant (Coriandrum sativum). Sometimes called coriander leaves or Chinese parsley, it is a familiar cooking herb just as the … [Read more...]

herb-and-cheese-muffins

Herb and cheese muffins

There's this chicken casserole with bread topping that I cooked a couple of weeks ago and I so loved the cheesy bread topping that I decided to tweak the recipe to turn the … [Read more...]