30 Jul, 2016
Over several decades, I have tried at least 100 different pad thais around the world, and at least 20 of them were consumed in Bangkok, but without a doubt, this particular pad thai was the most memorable, and in my opinion, the best pad thai I have EVER eaten.
02 Jul, 2016
We had houseguests for the last few days, who had once lived in Manila some 50+ years ago, and were returning on a nostalgic trip to visit their old homes, school and other places.
29 Jun, 2016
We have been entertaining house guests for the last few days who have been family friends for over 50 years.
09 Jun, 2016
This is one of the easiest dishes I have EVER made.
09 Jun, 2016
I have written about vegetable soup before, but without firm recipes, as mine changes with whatever is in the fridge or I find in the market.
08 Jun, 2016
This is an extremely rare photo of Mrs. MM sitting on a low seat in a somewhat grimy alley in Xi’an, China. Let me stress, this is NOT her comfort zone.
08 Apr, 2016
The lure of freshly grilled or grilling meat is almost always irresistible.
04 Apr, 2016
I had three precious packages of oxtails that I had been meaning to turn into an Indonesian “Sop Buntot” or oxtail soup, but weeks had passed and I never got around to it.