Monthly Archives: September 2011

Pork Carnitas and Moroccan Acorn Squash

I have two fabulous recipes for anyone who needs easy, delicious meals that will break you out of your weekly cooking routine! The first one is shown in the picture, and both the picture and the recipe are from 100 Days … Continue reading

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What You Need When You Need It the Most

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, … Continue reading

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Adventures in Punta Cana and Texas

We returned Sunday night from our trip to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, and Texas.  Whew- what a busy week!! So first, the Punta Cana/ Dominican vaycay.  We were invited by Hubby’s residency, since they hosted a series of conferences during … Continue reading

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I Forgot!

Ha!  I know I’ve written lately a couple of times about how I’ve “lost my mind.”  Interestingly enough, The New York Times ran an article about forgetfulness, the different types, what it might represent, and some thoughts on how to … Continue reading

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I am the most relaxed I’ve been in months, maybe years.  I’m on Neuroradiology this month, and I don’t have to round on patients early in the morning, I don’t have to keep a thousand tiny details of each patient … Continue reading

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Peach Scones & Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

This morning, I was inspired.  I saw the gorgeous sunrise- and it reminded me quite a bit of a peach!  So, I made fresh peach scones!  I adapted a recipe found from Cook’s Illustrated for Blueberry Scones (which I’m told … Continue reading

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Beer- a valuable ingredient!

Cooking with alcohol can be a little tricky, but I think there isn’t an easier way to add depth and complexity to a dish than a splash of wine.  I’ve pour dessert liquors over ice cream and added rum to … Continue reading

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I Claim Temporary Insanity

I have no idea what is going on with me lately, but I have simply lost my brain.  I’ve misplaced it.  If I am doing something not work related, I may or may not have any recollection of what I’ve … Continue reading

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