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Pesto, my new crush… I am speechless and at the same time speech full while talking about pesto. My latest favorite, my crush, my love, my everything. I’m totally over it, my hubby is glad it’s a sauce and not a Man, lol ­čśŤ Well, I’ve tried pizzas spread with pesto sauce a few times but it was two days ago I actually explored pesto to the...

My new obsession sun dried tomatoes… Hello everyone, how is it going? I know it’s been more than a week since my last post. I was out of town, was in vancouver and had an awesome time roaming around with my like minded girl friends. Being a traveloholic, do you think I would come back without enjoying the essence of the beautiful Vancouver? No way! I...

┬á Deliciously┬ádelicious treats which tastes like tiramisu… Yesterday, “Cooking with Thas” turned 3 years old. I started this website out of the blue but with lots of passion. One of the amazing things has been the friendships that I’ve formed with total strangers from around the world who supports me and motivates me to keep blogging. Without...

A quick and delicious pasta dish… While wrapping up a busy day, the last thing I want to do is to spend too much time in the kitchen. On those days, pasta really comes to rescue me. Pasta is a very flexible ingredient and it gets along with almost anything. Just a simple seasoning or load it with meat or make it creamy and cheesy or make into a salad, pasta...

One of my favorites, my most favorite cake or dessert without a doubt is Tiramisu… I was determined enough to make the best cake for my husband’s birthday. Way too many cake ideas rushed through my mind and most of them hardly impressed me. I then thought about the cakes that my husband enjoyed with so much enthusiasm. One cake that topped his favorite...

Quick and delicious… Summer has come to an end. Looking back, I definitely had a great summer and a lot of good memories to cherish. Today was a rainy day and the mighty Sun kept hiding among the clouds all day long. After coming home in the evening, my first thought was to make a hot soup or stew to keep myself warm. But I went with my second thought and made...

The taste of this pasta dish will linger in your mouth for many hours… I’ve always been a pasta lover as pasta dishes usually don’t demand any ingredients out of the ordinary. Any veggie or meat in the refrigerator would work and any herbs in the pantry would go well with pasta. If I don’t have any of these, then a simple tomato sauce topped...

Stuffed Manicotti stole my heart… I love pasta dishes, however this was the first time I had tried manicotti. Seeing the huge size of manicotti it was obvious to me that it needs to be stuffed before I do anything with it. When it came for selecting the stuffing I was dauntless enough to pick ground beef. I even made my own pasta sauce infused with aromatic...

Oh Ya, the best homemade pizza I’ve ever made in my kitchen and it’s addictive… When it comes to pizza, one of my favorite toppings is chicken. But this time I wanted to try something different as topping and there was Salami(beef) in my refrigerator. I had no clue how this pizza would turn out nor I had tasted salami before. So from the moment I...

Emptying out the leftover veggies was my intention and ended up making this hearty veggie sauce to top the spaghetti… I had way too many leftover veggies in my fridge and it was last night that I finally ┬ámade up my mind to empty at least some of them. And I did succeed in it by making few veggie dishes, out of which this hearty veggie sauce I had made turned...