With a Bang

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on April 13, 2011

in Asian, fish or seafood, shrimp, simple recipe, sushi

First of all, I’m overwhelmed by the response to my request for donations to the 5K I’m walking in a few weeks! The donation page is going to be up until April 30, so please stop by if you can even spare a dollar! I got a few inquiries about the blogger “flea market” I’ll […]


Seriously. I’m Summer-sick. Since I do these posts all Summer, I thought maybe it would help me feel like it might, maybe, possibly get warm out, someday. 6: Classes taught today 174: Students taught today 47: Minutes per class 26: Minutes of free time 24: Ounces of coffee consumed 24: Ounces of Diet Coke consumed […]


A Pizza By Any Other Name

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on October 16, 2010

in Asian, fish or seafood

A mere month ago, I was saying that I wasn’t going to enter “that Project Food Blog thing” because I didn’t think I’d get very far. Amazingly, here I am, halfway through, with FIVE challenges under my (ever-increasing) belt. Thank you all for your incredible support, links, tweets, and votes! This challenge, to “create a […]


Project Food Blog Challenge #1: Ready, Set, Blog!

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on September 16, 2010

in Asian, Baking, family, friends, tofu

I’ve decided to go for it… I’m throwing my proverbial hat into the proverbial ring (or should I rather say I’m throwing my whisk into the pot?) for Foodbuzz’s Project Food Blog! Challenge #1: Create a post that defines you as a food blogger. As a food blogger, many times we’re lumped into various categories. […]


Wednesday in Numbers: County Fair Edition

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on July 28, 2010

in Baking, dinner out, friends

What a day! There’s nothing like a lot of humidity at a county fair full of prize-winning animals to make for a necessary shower at the end of the day! Last year, our day at the county fair fell on my birthday. This year, being the day BEFORE my birthday, I made sure to walk […]