Adding the Lentils

I have always been intrigued by the similarities found in Spanish and Asian cooking. “Lentils” will always be “daal” to me (The word “daal” may be used to refer to the dish or different kinds of lentils). One of my memories of growing up in Malaysia was going to a little Indian restaurant (I am… 

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Chanel – Metiers D’Art


Chanel. What images… what ideas flash into your mind when you hear that word? For many, the name is synonymous with the apex of luxury, perhaps even the very definition of it, and I am, admittedly, a Chanel cult follower (in fact, as I write this, I’m wearing a Chanel brooch and shoes), but I… 

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