Vietnamese Caramel Chicken and Mushrooms: Review of The Slanted Door

Vietnamese Caramel Chicken and Mushrooms is unbelievably easy and oh-so delicious. I was sent a copy of The Slanted Door by Blogging for Books in exchange for an honest review, and all opinions are my own. Affiliate links have been used to link to items I am discussing. 

Vietnamese Caramel Chicken and Mushrooms --SUPER easy and SUPER delicious!!

Guys! This is a run don’t walk dish. You must make this! So, SO good. And SO easy–that was the most amazing  part about it! But first I need to tell you about the awesome cookbook where I found it…. 

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Dulce de Leche Madeleines: #CreativeCookieExchange

Dulce de Leche Madeleines are out of this world good! Slightly crispy-chewy on the outside, soft and spongy on the inside, my family was fighting over these. A copy of Barbara Feldman Morse’s Madeleines was provided to me in exchange for an honest review–and just in time for this month’s Creative Cookie Exchange. Affiliate links have been used in this post to link to items I am discussing.

Classic French Madeleines and Dulce de Leche MadeleinesYep that is another Photoshop experiment up there. Thoughts? There are 2 kinds of Madeleines because in the course of reviewing Madeleines: Elegant French Tea Cakes to Bake and Share I made more than one recipe. Which also explains why these were the perfect cookie for this month’s Creative Cookie Exchange: Make Someone’s Day. I might need to back up a tad though…. 

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Indian Burrito Bowl

This Indian Burrito Bowl with ground turkey, cauliflower, chickpeas, peas and caramelized onions (among other goodies) is the best kind of weeknight cooking!

Indian Burrito Bowl with Ground Turkey, Cauliflower, Caramelized Onions, Peas and a Sweet and Sour Chutney of your choice! (I chose cranberry)

This post has me thinking… or more to the point, getting the pictures ready for this post has me thinking. About the different ways of viewing a blog, and especially a food blog. … 

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Coconut Oil Pound Cake: #BundtBakers

This Coconut Oil Pound Cake is perfumed with coconut, moist, and just a tad springier than traditional pound cake, and it is absolutely delicious. Keep reading for more on Bundt Bakers this month! Affiliate links have been used for items I am discussing.

Coconut Oil Pound Cake

OK I have a question for the photography buffs and food bloggers, and then I will get to the cake. But I have spent half the night trying to understand Photoshop, and it is making my brain itch! I love Lightroom, but the time has come to upgrade. … 

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Beef and Mushroom Pho

This Beef and Mushroom Pho is just what the doctor ordered: warming, hearty, flavorful and mild at the same time.

Beef and Mushroom Pho

This is a cheater pho in some ways but not in others. I just want to get that out there. And because of that I am not going to give you a formal recipe, but I will tell you what I did. … 

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