Category Archives: Brainfood

Tagliatelle with Smoked Salmon and Cherry Tomatoes

    Tagliatelle with Smoked Salmon and Cherry Tomatoes   It feels like I used to have a lot more time to dedicate to cooking. In fact, I know I did. But these days, it is all about figuring out

Tagliatelle with Smoked Salmon and Cherry Tomatoes

    Tagliatelle with Smoked Salmon and Cherry Tomatoes   It feels like I used to have a lot more time to dedicate to cooking. In fact, I know I did. But these days, it is all about figuring out

Almond Carrot Cookies with Freshly Grated Carrots

    Almond Carrot Cookies with Freshly Grated Carrots   I swear – these cookies are the best of the best. Every time I make them for our friends or for the children at school, people always ask for more

Almond Carrot Cookies with Freshly Grated Carrots

    Almond Carrot Cookies with Freshly Grated Carrots   I swear – these cookies are the best of the best. Every time I make them for our friends or for the children at school, people always ask for more

Back to Basics – Radish with Miso-Mayo Dip

Back to Basics It has been quite some time since I have been able to cook or even go near food. For someone who loves food, this is an extremely difficult predicament. Months of months of being unable to shop

Back to Basics – Radish with Miso-Mayo Dip

Back to Basics It has been quite some time since I have been able to cook or even go near food. For someone who loves food, this is an extremely difficult predicament. Months of months of being unable to shop

Brainfood/Fingerfood – Salmon ‘Hot Dogs’

My son loves hot dogs of all kinds – pork, chicken, veal, organic, local, imported, fresh, as well as not-so-fresh and not-so-organic kinds you find in country fairs and festivals… he can eat hot dogs all day long, every day,

Brainfood/Fingerfood – Salmon ‘Hot Dogs’

My son loves hot dogs of all kinds – pork, chicken, veal, organic, local, imported, fresh, as well as not-so-fresh and not-so-organic kinds you find in country fairs and festivals… he can eat hot dogs all day long, every day,

Butternut Squash with Tofu and Tahini

  Back on track with butternut squash. Hard to get back into the normal swing of things after the long holidays. The days here have been gray, rainy with no spec of sunlight. January is always the hardest month for

Butternut Squash with Tofu and Tahini

  Back on track with butternut squash. Hard to get back into the normal swing of things after the long holidays. The days here have been gray, rainy with no spec of sunlight. January is always the hardest month for

Everyday Meals: Braised Shrimp Curry with Rice

Many people may think that curry would be too much for kids. But the range of curries is wide, and if you can introduce mild curry to your child, it is a great way to stimulate the palate and the

Everyday Meals: Braised Shrimp Curry with Rice

Many people may think that curry would be too much for kids. But the range of curries is wide, and if you can introduce mild curry to your child, it is a great way to stimulate the palate and the

Chocolate Quinoa Flax Muffins – A Healthy Halloween Treat

Holidays like Halloween really make me miss the States. In Paris, halloween is not celebrated, so it makes it difficult to get decorations, go trick-or-treating or organize a party for the children. But with some parents, we organized a trick-or-treating

Chocolate Quinoa Flax Muffins – A Healthy Halloween Treat

Holidays like Halloween really make me miss the States. In Paris, halloween is not celebrated, so it makes it difficult to get decorations, go trick-or-treating or organize a party for the children. But with some parents, we organized a trick-or-treating