Kerry Party Menu

OK, more or less got the menu sorted out for the kerry bash. Went with ease of production over other considerations, so it doesn’t match my previous expectations… Appetizers: Crudites with fava bean hummus and cilantro romescu sauce Grilled artichoke and...

May Day and Kerry Fundraiser

Well, we finally decided to do something, so we are having a fundraising dinner for John Kerry and/or MoveOn. We picked May 1st since it is a Saturday and since it has all kinds of good vibe associations to go with it. Now comes the important part – picking a...

Photographs! (and ducks)

Today is a red letter day for Tomatilla! I am now able to upload photographs and so I will do so. I have already put in three pictures – one each of the pilau and red dahl mentioned in the last entry and then I put the glazed lemon cake from February in as well....

Dahl-ing, How Fabulous!

We had leftover chicken. We didn’t want pasta – Saturday night we had friends over pre-theater and I made three kinds of pasta to keep the various permutations of children and adults and vegetarians and others happy. So no pasta Sunday night. Since I had...

Is My Blog Burning?

This is the first time I’ve done this. But here goes. I would have written about Jan’s famous lemon cake but I’ve already written about that TWICE. Instead, I’m writing about a cake that my sister first made for us and which Jan and I both...