Tag: Garlic

GARLIC

A word on garlic: When lockdown first began, like many of you, I freaked out at the thought of not being able to buy fresh produce. Garlic was a big one, for me. I like the natural juice and oils of fresh garlic in my food and not powdered garlic. […]

MENTAL THERAPY DURING LOCKDOWN

                                  Every year my grandson picks peas as the seeds he wants grandma to grow. I start the seed indoors in March. Always surprised they actually grow, I am elated to transplant them outside […]

LEMON THYME DRESSING

Growing up in a Mediterranean home, we flavored things differently than everyone else I knew. When you’re a kid, for some reason, we are embarrassed to be different. Now, as an adult, I have discovered that the flavors I grew up with, are the best! Real stuff!! Salads, like most […]

OREGANO POTATOES FOR HEALTH & HANGOVERS

Do you or a loved one have the flu? Do you have tummy troubles from flu season? Or perhaps too much party time last night, i.e. HUNGOVER? THIS remedy is for you! Why do I know this? Because I have been around a long time. An ole Irish pediatrician once […]

BASTILLA

  (Bastila B’Stilla or Pastilla)  Sometimes, you just have to make something exotic with everyday, ordinary ingredients. THAT is what Bastilla is! Most often known to be a dish from Morocco, it is said to be prepared in Egypt as well, though its origin is actually from Andalusia, hence the […]