And so, we wait (and eat oatmeal-thickened stew)
Family / Meat/fish/eggs / Oven/Stove / Soups & Stews

And so, we wait (and eat oatmeal-thickened stew)

In case you missed it, we’re anticipating the arrival of our family’s fourth member. Practically, that means gathering the necessary gear (and only the necessary gear, thanks to our limited storage space!), trying to keep the freezer stocked with meal inspiration baggies (sadly, not complete meals, also due to limited storage space), and experimenting with … Continue reading

Simple (Paleo) Oven-baked Salmon Cakes
Dinner / Grain-free/GAPS / Meat/fish/eggs / Oven/Stove

Simple (Paleo) Oven-baked Salmon Cakes

While I do have some favourite, complicated recipes, on the whole I’m drawn to simple meals that highlight the natural flavours of the ingredients. And as I’m trying to use up my kitchen remnants before moving, I also like recipes that are easily manipulated to suit what’s available.  In my freezer I found a small container of almond … Continue reading

Greatest Hits (& Recipe for Shades of Orange Stew)
Family / Holidays / Meat/fish/eggs / Recipes / Soups & Stews / Vegetables

Greatest Hits (& Recipe for Shades of Orange Stew)

My sister and brother-in law visited us during the Eid break this past week. We had a wonderful time together. It was a true vacation – there was a good balance of sight seeing, adventure, and relaxation. Highlights of the week included kayaking and snorkeling in the Persian Gulf, dune bashing near the Inland Sea, holiday … Continue reading