Tag: appetizer

Fresh Garden Salsa

garden fresh salsa

The garden this year has been an interesting experiment. What started as a few potted herbs quickly expanded into over forty plants. What caused this expansion? Cilantro.

As my daughter and I walked past the cilantro plants in the greenhouse, we were stopped in our tracks by the delicious aroma. We had to have it. …

Continue reading

Game Day Appetizers

Nachos - poet in the pantry

It probably comes as no surprise that I have no interest in football. Zero. Zilch. Nada. My parents are big fans which means I spent a lot of time in my bedroom during football season wondering why they were shouting at the TV. Sports fans–I don’t get it.

There is one good thing that comes …

Continue reading

Food Inspired By Rocket Fuel

tortilla espanola

If you’ve been around here for a while, you know about my love affair with Rocket Fine Street Food. (Shhh! Don’t tell foodgawker!) I know what you’re thinking–it’s a roach coach; what could be so fabulous about that? This is different. Wholesome, homemade foods that tickle your tastebuds without killing them. No artificial junk here–it’s …

Continue reading

Load more