Sweet Potato & Lentil Curry

Ingrediants 2Tbs. Red Curry Paste 2Tbs. Minced Garlic 1/3Tsp. Turmeric 1Tsp. Red Pepper Flakes 1/2Tsp. Cinnamon 1/2Tsp. Ginger 1 Cup Green Lentils 1 Lb Cubed sweet potato 1 red onion diced 1 Small can coconut milk 1/2 cup Osborne Sweet Cream Sherry 1 Can Fire Roasted Crushed Tomatoes 2Tbs. Olive oil Sour Cream/ Yogurt Add oil and spiced (includingContinue reading “Sweet Potato & Lentil Curry”

The Perfect Picnic

Click image for sources It’s getting close to my favorite time of year to be outside, the end of summer. Temperatures become much more tolerable than when august started. The humidity also starts dropping, as well as the mosquitoes.  Perfect picnic weather. Even if you’re just having a little backyard get together, it’s worth getting outside!Continue reading “The Perfect Picnic”

Thoughts On The New Victory Patterns’ Patterns

As if I didn’t have a large enough sewing to do list.  Victory patterns went ahead and realeased some of the most beautiful, on trend, and modern sewing patterns I’ve ever seen.  The back of the Roxanne  blouse is really beautiful. It’s so graceful.  It’s kept really classy casual with the front pocket and tie neckline here. Continue reading “Thoughts On The New Victory Patterns’ Patterns”

Treat Tuesday: Tom Collins

One the best and classic summer cocktails is the Tom Collins. Originally conceived in the late 1870’s by the famous bartender Jerry Thomas . Mr. Thomas’s  original recipe  is fun to read. Jerry Thomas’ Tom Collins Gin (1876) (Use large bar-glass.) Take 5 or 6 dashes of  gum syrup. Juice of a small  lemon .Continue reading “Treat Tuesday: Tom Collins”