#Ramblings

Martin Luther King

Dr. Martin Luther King's 87th Birthday was last Friday, and yesterday was the official holiday in the US celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King. I was reading his "I Have a Dream" speech and couldn't help but dwell on the portion "I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation… Continue reading Martin Luther King

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#Cooking

Roasted Vegetables

I said I would post how I roasted vegetables in my previous post so here you go! Roasting vegetables is pretty easy and you can do it with many different vegetables. So far I've tried onions, zucchini, potatoes, carrots, bell peppers, asparagus, mushrooms, brussel sprouts, broccoli, eggplant, and sweet potatoes. This time I had some bell… Continue reading Roasted Vegetables

#Cooking

Lemon Pepper Salmon

It's Eid holidays so I've had some free to time cook. I didn't make anything so elaborate, but I made salmon twice. Salmon is one of my favorite things to eat! I can eat it grilled, baked, fried, and curried. The great thing about salmon is that you can make an amazing meal by using… Continue reading Lemon Pepper Salmon

Ramblings/Thoughts

Memorial Day

Today is Memorial Day in the United States of America. This day is set apart to remember all the brave men and women who have selflessly given their lives by serving our country. I know many people go away for the weekend, or celebrate by enjoying a great BBQ with their family and friends, but I hope… Continue reading Memorial Day

#Cooking, Ramblings/Thoughts

Ribs.. and Dr. Pepper.. It does the body good!

I have been craving ribs for so long, but we can’t get any PORK baby back ribs here.. Some good 'ole southern ribs! When we were in Toronto there was an event called "Ribfest" and it was in different parts of Toronto for about two months during this summer. We loved going for that because… Continue reading Ribs.. and Dr. Pepper.. It does the body good!

Ramblings/Thoughts

Happy Independence Day!

It's July 4th! Happy Independence Day to all my fellow Americans!! Wish I were in Texas now to celebrate and enjoy the festivities!! The last time I was in Texas during July 4th was in 2008.. We went to the park and watched the fireworks! It was so much fun... I am always fascinated by… Continue reading Happy Independence Day!