Category Archives: Lunch

Onigiri Rice-Balls

Sharing Onigiri Rice-Balls   Last week, there was another ‘Sharing Lunch’ day at school, and while I should have been nervous about cooking for a large group after such a long cooking hiatus, luckily Magnus put me at ease. He

Onigiri Rice-Balls

Sharing Onigiri Rice-Balls   Last week, there was another ‘Sharing Lunch’ day at school, and while I should have been nervous about cooking for a large group after such a long cooking hiatus, luckily Magnus put me at ease. He

Sunday Market and Lobster Lunch

Farmer markets are inspiring, invigorating and thrilling – anywhere you find them. And when you find them in the big cities – New York, Los Angeles, Paris, London – they seem even more phenomenal, perhaps because those of us who

Sunday Market and Lobster Lunch

Farmer markets are inspiring, invigorating and thrilling – anywhere you find them. And when you find them in the big cities – New York, Los Angeles, Paris, London – they seem even more phenomenal, perhaps because those of us who

Shared Lunch – Rice with Salmon and Nori

    Today was ‘Shared Lunch” day at Magnus’ school. The children bring food from home to share with their classmates, and as the school is an international school with kids of different nationalities, it becomes a day to share

Shared Lunch – Rice with Salmon and Nori

    Today was ‘Shared Lunch” day at Magnus’ school. The children bring food from home to share with their classmates, and as the school is an international school with kids of different nationalities, it becomes a day to share

This Week’s Lunchbox-Bentos

The past school year was beyond hectic trying to figure it all out – Magnus’ very difficult transition to school, our first year back to Paris from D.C. dealing with finding a home and unpacking, my first year back to

This Week’s Lunchbox-Bentos

The past school year was beyond hectic trying to figure it all out – Magnus’ very difficult transition to school, our first year back to Paris from D.C. dealing with finding a home and unpacking, my first year back to

Beef Sukiyaki with Superman

Magnus has been living in his superhero costumes for the past week – Superman, Batman, Buzz LIghtyear, Spiderman. Everything is about super powers and the different ways to tackle bad guys. He has been very concerned as of late with

Beef Sukiyaki with Superman

Magnus has been living in his superhero costumes for the past week – Superman, Batman, Buzz LIghtyear, Spiderman. Everything is about super powers and the different ways to tackle bad guys. He has been very concerned as of late with

Being Back Home and Early Lunches

Coming back home is such a pleasure. The first thing we did – after crashing on arrival – was to wake up at 4 a.m., have a light breakfast and drive towards Malibu. On our way towards Topanga beach, we

Being Back Home and Early Lunches

Coming back home is such a pleasure. The first thing we did – after crashing on arrival – was to wake up at 4 a.m., have a light breakfast and drive towards Malibu. On our way towards Topanga beach, we

Caviar Paste Before Taking Off

  Before departure, we had to have a light mid-morning snack, and it was country bread with Norwegian caviar paste. It is sold in tubes, and comes out in pink squiggly shapes. The paste is a mixture of lightly smoked

Caviar Paste Before Taking Off

  Before departure, we had to have a light mid-morning snack, and it was country bread with Norwegian caviar paste. It is sold in tubes, and comes out in pink squiggly shapes. The paste is a mixture of lightly smoked