Indian Butter Eggplant (Nethi Vankaya)

Here’s another Indian recipe from a co-worker, Butter Eggplant. She brought this in for work for lunch one day. I asked what it was and she told me. It smelled so good so I immediately started to google for a recipe. None of the recipes I was seeing was what she was eating. So after a while I asked her if she would share the recipe with me. Finding out, this is specific to her region in a part of southern India, so she was not surprise that I could not find a recipe online. It is super easy to …

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Roasted Poblano Mashed Potatoes

When I was making my Peruvian Style Chicken with Green Sauce I needed a side. My friend who was our guinea pig for the night had bought some poblano peppers at the farmers market and wanted to know if I could use them for dinner. I thought for a second how good those would be roasted but what to do with them. I dawned on me that they would be great added to mashed potatoes and garnished with cheese! poblano-mashed-potatoes-5  

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Easy Peach Upside Down Cake

I have been craving cake all week. Store cupcakes didn’t cut it. Then the other day my friend posted a picture of this peach upside down cake. I was salivating and immediately messaged him for the recipe. He sent me his inspiration from the Toronto Star. He said he used a store bought yellow cake instead of making one from scratch like the recipe said to. I don’t often used boxed ingredients like this, but I was all up for that since I wanted to make something quick and delicious. Easy Peach Upside Down …

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