Today, while having lunch in the cafeteria at work I realized that due to the fact that it was pretty late I was all alone. Not a single other employee was seated and eating lunch at 4 pm! Woohoo! I could have my tuna salad in peace and quiet and jot down where my first … Continue reading I’m turning into my dad.
On weekends I like to cook for everyone, my sis-in-law, us, parents-in-law, everyone! But we almost always eat over at my in-laws. They live right next door so taking casseroles and dishes over is no big hassle. They have a bigger balcony and basically a bigger house so it’s just more convenient really. This weekend … Continue reading Sunday Lunch at Yiayia’s
I’ve been thinking about making tiropita for the longest time but each time I keep thinking I want to make my own dough but that takes time and time is something I don’t have lots of lately. What I did instead was buy Pillsbury thick dough sheets and the result was very tasty, very easy, … Continue reading Tiropita (Cheese pie) at last!
My hubby. I felt really bad for him. I was annoyed too, but mostly I felt bad. We were invited over another autism mommy’s house today after work. Previously we had declined for some reason I can’t remember now but this time I really looked forward to it. She has a daughter that goes to … Continue reading I felt so bad for him today.
Oh it’s not anything grand, or special, or super wow, or anything really fancy but in this day n’ age, and in this economic crisis, it’s sort of like a miracle really. There is so much competition out there, so many people vying for a job, any job, some people with degrees and a lot … Continue reading Did I mention I started working?
Last year’s birthday party was a sort of bonanza. A friend of mine even called it a ‘gala’. There was catering, there was a huge birthday cake, there was a photographer, we were dressed to the nines, I even sent out invitations and invited about 30 of our closest friends and family all with NT … Continue reading The Birthday Party.
For this cake I used a cupcake recipe that I have and just doubled the ingredients. It came out super moist and delicious!! I am definitely making this again 🙂 For the cake: 1 1/2 C. self raising flour 1 1/4 C. flour 1 C. unsalted butter 2 C. sugar 4 large eggs 1 C. … Continue reading The Birthday Cake