Tag Archives: Cooking

Delicious Curried Red Lentil Soup

curried red lentil soupOne of my favorite go to dishes is curried red lentil soup. It comes to us from India, where it’s called dal, or daal, or dahl, or dhal, which is why I’m calling it soup. However it’s spelled, it’s simple to make, richly flavorful and very satisfying.… Read more

Good Times with Bubby and Zaydeh

dress patternI was eleven when my mother went to work. I went to my grandparents’ house after school some days and stay until the evening. I helped my Bubby around the house and she taught me to sew and cook. She had been a seamstress in a women’s clothing factory before marrying my grandfather, so she knew how to sew well.… Read more