Tag Archives: Beans

Spiced Lamb & Bean Tacos with Cheater’s Salad Cream

G's Spiced Lamb and Bean Tacos | thaimeupkitchen.com

I am not a really good wife in the traditional sense.

It’s cool, though. G recognizes that my major contributions to our marriage are: setting the robo vacuum, cooking, and giving some major cheek.  G is a far more domesticated creature than I could ever be and for which I am very very grateful. I never have to whinge (complain) about dirty clothes on the floor, nag about a smelly bin (trash) or that the lawn needs mowing. Hell, the man even likes to iron.

It’s no wonder then that my friends refer to G as the G-tronic 2000, and I know I am a damn lucky girl to have the only model. Read More →

Roasted Butternut Squash & Bean Mash

Roasted Butternut squash & Bean Mash | ThaiMeUpKitchen.comEven after living here for ages now, I just cannot make it through this time of year without serious pangs of homesickness.

I don’t know what sets it off. Maybe it’s the change in weather (two pairs of tights weather), hearing the NFL theme song, or the official smell of fall – the Starbucks PSL – wafting through Wimbledon station. It all makes me want to get off this island and return the good old US of A.

And missing Thanksgiving is the worst of all.

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