Happy Holiday Home tour
I didn’t have time today to make another treat, because I did an elf photo shoot. They are absolutely the worst kind of subject. Most of my conversation and instruction went like this: “Hey! Stop that and leave him alone.” “Please look at the camera.” “Just because your head is pointed at the camera does not mean your eyes can look some place else.” “Don’t put your arms around his neck.” “Move your hat out of his face.” “Stop teasing him” “Hey! No fighting.”…
Marinated Strawberry Salad with arugula, Fennel and Pepitas
I think love and strawberries go together. After all, you can dip strawberries in chocolate, or drop them into champagne, or slice them up and serve with ice cream drizzled with chocolate. All of these are romantic and put you in the mind for love. And between Yes!Chef! and myself, we have been making quite a few strawberry recipes lately.
Fried Chicken with Mashed potatoes, gravy and green beans
I might have mentioned that it was my birthday a couple of weeks ago. And, in celebration, Yes!Chef! made dinner for the fam. He suggested an upscaled Kentucky Fried Chicken type of recipe, which I thought might be mighty tasty. I’m pretty sure most people have eaten at Kentucky Fried Chicken at some point in their life. My daughter tells me that in Mozambique, the Kentucky Fried Chicken Restaurant is where everyone hangs out. She also tells me that they eat a lot of chicken in Mozambique, along with fruits, vegetables and rice.