like mother like daughter

like mother like daughter--Journey for JessiSince I am heading back to Colorado on Saturday, my mom and I spent the day together yesterday.  We spent the day exploring and shopping our backyard–meaning Houston.  We do not really venture into the city too terribly much, but when we do, when always have a blast!   Continue reading

omelet us catch up

omelet us catch up--Journey for JessiI apologize for being so behind on my posts, but now that things are slowly settling into place after the move, I can go through all of my recipes and pictures and turn them over to this blog.  The last thing I did before moving back to Colorado was have brunch with a really really good friend of mine before we went our separate ways again.  He is one of those people that you can not see for months and pick right back where you left off, which is 100% our case.  He let me pick my favorite brunch place at home, La Madeleine.  That omelet was the beginning of a new obsession of mine. Continue reading

baked zucchini and tomato tian

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This was my dinner last night.  My mom has been recovering from surgery, so I have taken over her kitchen.  I don’t mind it what-so-ever; I feel so relaxed while cooking and my creative juices really start flowing.  Last night I made a version of baked zucchini and tomato tian.  I adapted some recipes to create a version that would suit my palette and my mom’s sensitive stomach. Continue reading