almonds

Christmas almond and raisins rice

Before I get another word out let me clarify something: This is not like the Christmas rice you know. And I know this because I have yet to taste two that are the same. Everybody seems to have a different idea of what it contains and how it should taste. Having said that, I have to ...

Christmas butter cookies

I always wondered how the parents' occupations influence their kids future career choices. In my case my own parents' choices (teacher/principal and accountant) are what I call my "nightmare careers". Trust me, I know the world needs accountants and, even more, it needs teachers, but I have neither the talent nor the inclination for these. It ...