Easy Middle Eastern Fatoush Salad with Stonefire Flatbread

Fatoush salad with stonefire flatbreads

One of the things I love about Watertown, MA. is the plethora of Middle Eastern food available around every corner. From the markets that line East Watertown (Massis, Sevan and Arax) to the delicious restaurants just over the Belmont line Continue reading

Spring Lunch Menu at Lydia Shire’s Scampo

A few weeks ago I received an invitation to come in and sample Scampo’s Spring Lunch Menu. I was thrilled for a number of reasons, the least being it is a 5 minute walk from work, the most being…well, its Continue reading

Secret Recipe Club Reveal – Chicken Potato Salad Mold?! No, its Causa Rellena…in a mold

For my second month in the SRC, I was given assigned the blog Oh! You Cook! to peruse.  As soon as I realized that Dena was a kosher cook, I had to bring Lara in on the fun to help me Continue reading

Healthy Snack Wednesday: Homegrown Veggie Salad w/ Mint

My eating has gone to new limits lately. With blogger events like Lil Vinny’s Dinner, and Local 149 brunch (I’ll post about that soon), I have been consuming entirely too much indulgent food too often. Healthy Snack Wednesday could not Continue reading

Summer Travel in New England: Nauset Beach & Harwich Treasure Chest, Cape Cod

In this edition of Summer Travel in New England, I am going to share with you my second most favorite place to completely unwind and a great recipe to take with you to that place. But first, some back story…. Continue reading

Eating Cool with a Top Chef Contestant – Guest Post from The Gringo Chapin

  Brian, author of The Gringo Chapin, is yet another blogger I met through the Boston Bloggers circuit. His smiling face, mouth-watering pictures, and amazing Guatemalan recipes, are always a welcome addition to any blogger event! I was thrilled when Brian Continue reading

Healthy Snack Wednesday: Sweet & Spicy Cucumbers

Although New England refuses to admit it, spring IS actually here. And although the beef stew I have planned for dinner tonight is more fitting of this weather than, say, a spinach salad, I will continue to plan my health Continue reading

Healthy Snack Wednesday – What the Metch? Recipe: Eetch

Make sure to read to the bottom for winner of the Popchips contest! My ethnic past now well documented, as well as my love for all foods ethnic. So when I moved to New England, and learned that we share Continue reading

Healthy Snack Wednesday!

Don’t forget to read to the bottom of this post for a great contest from Pretzel Crisps and Tribe Hummus! For our 2nd week of “Healthy Snack Wednesday”, Lara and I decided our highlighted ingredient would be oatmeal. When you Continue reading

Healthy Snack Wednesday – Recipe: Bean Bruschetta Salad

It’s the New Year…just in case no one had told you yet! I don’t necessarily believe in New Year’s resolutions, but I do believe in recommitting to my healthy lifestyle…from which I have been missing in action since about October. Continue reading