Breakfast–China style

After Chris came back from his most recent trip to China of course I wanted to know all about the food he ate.  It is what I want to hear about.  So.....the thing that he liked the most was that they had rice for breakfast.   Chris is all about breakfast.  Just ask him.  So today he suggested we have Chinese breakfast---not sure that the rye toast (delicious, by the way, purchased from HyVee West)  was authentic but he walked me through making this delicious breakfast and even allowed me to … [Read more...]

Iowa is On the Map!!!

I know you all want to come live in Iowa!  I know that all of the readers of my blog have a secret desire to come to the land of corn !   Judging from the number of visitors we have had here since we moved here in 2007 (ONE) I am thinking that you guys just don't know what is great about Iowa.  Well, today let me tell you one thing that is NOT great about Iowa.  Eggs.  Yep.  By now most of you have heard about the egg recall because of salmonella … [Read more...]