Monthly Archives: May 2010

Spanish French Toast (Torrejas)

This was our yummy brunch yesterday morning! It came from the book “Daisy: Morning, Noon and Night” by Daisy Martinez, the Brooklyn-raised Latin American chef of PBS and more recently, Food Network fame. I haven’t done too many recipes from … Continue reading

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Snorkeling in Belize!!!

Matt and I spent one morning in San Pedro snorkeling! It was so much fun!!! I had never been before, but I definitely want to snorkel again, it’s awesome. Our resort set us up with a reputable company, and the … Continue reading

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DATE NIGHT!!! Roast Chicken and Fingerling Potatoes, and Beet Cakes

Every Friday night that it’s feasible, Matt and I have a date night. We stay in and cook a nice meal complete with dessert, and just hang out together all evening. I came up with this idea and started it … Continue reading

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Spaghetti with Artichokes and Pancetta

This recipe came from Food and Wine Magazine’s April 2010 issue. The recipe was submitted by Mario Batali. It was really, really good. Very light for a pasta dish, and great for hot weather. He calls for 8 baby artichokes; … Continue reading

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Our Resort in San Pedro, Belize

I have to dedicate a post to our resort in San Pedro, the Royal Caribbean Resort (not associated with the cruise ship of the same name). It was a wonderful resort! Since taking this trip was a vacation for us, … Continue reading

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San Pedro, Belize… and Getting There.

I’m back to blogging Belize! To get down there, we changed planes in Miami, and from there took a two-hour flight to Belize City, which is a port city on the mainland of Belize. Our first destination was San Pedro, … Continue reading

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Catfish Po’Boys

I made these last night. The recipe comes from Fine Cooking Magazine, the Feb/Mar 2010 issue. Matt and I took a long weekend to New Orleans at the end of February of this year. I had at least 2 of … Continue reading

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