Little Black Box

I  am writing this in response to the following question my Grandma Hilton sent me, as well as a thank you to Lynelle Chenn for her hand in the matter. I just have to ask, is your ring a diamond or a pearl.  I remember you saying you wanted your wedding ring to be a pearl.  However, if [...]

Finnish Summer Soup

  Finnish Summer Soup Cuisine: European Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: 4-6 Ingredients 2 cups milk 2 cups water 3 medium potatoes, cut in 1" pieces 1 head cauliflower, cut in 2" pices 2 large carrots, cut in 1" pieces 2 cups frozen green peas 2 cups [...]

Indian Vegetable Korma

Indian Vegetable Korma Cuisine: Asian Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: 4-6 Ingredients 2 Tbsp Garam Masala spice blend 1 Tbsp Turmeric 1 tsp Cayenne 2 Tbsp oil 1" piece ginger, minced 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, finely diced 2 potatoes 1 head cauliflower or broccoli (or [...]

Cardamom Granola

Swiss Cardamom Granola Cuisine: European Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 45 mins Total time: 50 mins Serves: 4-6 Ingredients 6 green cardamom pods 2'' piece cinnamon 4 cloves 1/4 tsp nutmeg 3 cups old fashioned oats 1/2 cup raw almonds, chopped 1/2 cup pecans, chopped 1/2 cup maple syrup 1/4 cup honey 1/2 tsp [...]