light brown sugar

Christmas Chocolate Chip Cookies
AmericanDessertsHolidays

Christmas Chocolate Chip Cookies

Christmas Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever since Halloween, I've gotten a bit hooked on candy melts. The possibilities are endless. But I've never used them in any of my favorite cookie recipes. So while I was whipping up a batch of my chocolate chip cookies for my eldest's son bake sale,
Healthy Beef and Broccoli on plate with fluffy white rice
ChinaDinnerLunch

Healthy Beef and Broccoli [Organic]

Healthy Beef and Broccoli When I used to live in NYC and before I met Eddie, I ordered Beef and Broccoli at least twice a week. There's an old episode of Sex and the City that exposes a similar shame. Yes, they knew me when I called and the main delivery
Roasted Brown Sugar Carrots
AppetizerHolidaysSide Dishes

Roasted Brown Sugar Carrots [Spice Glaze]

 Roasted Brown Sugar Carrots When most people think of Autumn, Pumpkin Spice comes to mind. But for me, it's all about spiced brown sugar... on everything. And a bunch of gorgeous rainbow carrots is divine for a good drenching of a brown sugar spiked with cumin, coriander, and tarragon. Our Roasted Brown
Cold Sesame Noodles with Spicy Thai Peanut Sauce
AppetizerAsian

Cold Sesame Noodles [with Spicy Thai Peanut Sauce]

Cold Sesame Noodles Our version of the traditional Sichuan dish combines egg noodles with a spicy Thai peanut sauce. Like the original, the sauce should be fiery and not cloying. And because toasted sesame paste isn't the easiest ingredient to find, the spicy Thai peanut sauce does the egg noodles
Japanese Curry
CondimentsJapan

Japanese Curry [Authentic]

Japanese Curry Most people have never heard of Japanese Curry because the word curry automatically brings India to mind. But yes, Japan has its version, which has been overlooked by many in western cultures. How Japan came to adopt and fall in love with curry is thanks in part to the
Thai BBQ Ribs with Apple Lavender Slaw
DinnerThailand

Thai BBQ Ribs with Apple Lavender Slaw

Thai BBQ Ribs with Apple Lavender Slaw When I think of BBQ, I think of the classic American, southern staple. Steeped in tradition, history, pride and argued over from deep in the heart of Texas to the Carolina hills. But beyond our shores, Thailand holds a delectable and mesmerizing array