Maureen: Oh I wish we were in Durham right now
Tahsin always gets the girliest wrapping we have, Happy Birthday!
We fight over who gets this one all the time
Amazingly this is actually messy for the kitchen, lets hope that lasts
Hookah Bliss in Chapel Hill, NC
Hookah Bliss: Some crazy hookah they have in the window waiting for a patron that can handle it
Moshi moshi means hello
Hookah Bliss has a relaxed, customer oriented style but everyones a critic, sigh
Hookah Bliss: I like the wind covers they use - not useful indoors but they look cool
Another moth in an impressive pose
Maureen enjoying the pool
The girls aren't sick of swimming yet, the boys are.
I'm not sure what Tahsin is thinking here
Lunch preparation is about to begin!
Just a few more pictures then we'll start cooking
Action shots, Tahsin's birthday lunch
Bison Ox Tail in a southern inspired curry
Beth dressing our pea shoot salads, note the delicious lemon herb dressing she made
Three bucks at the farmers market
This time its 4 beautiful flowers
Pea Shoot Salad with Lemon Herb dressing (note the screwdriver in the background)
Lemon Olive Oil Herb infused dressing
Our new TV
Keep up with the dishes while you cook. Side note 4 people in this kitchen isn't too many
Time to fill our plates
Maureen's pumped for lunch, Tahsin is annoyed by my slowing of food getting to his mouth
Ox tail, baked chicken, pea shoot salad, hush puppies, and TWO kinds of twice baked grits
Our first time making hush puppies
Mmmmm...hush puppies and Beth's bbq sauce
Ox tail, hush puppies, twice baked grits with oyster mushrooms
Tahsin said his mom would yell at him for eating like this, don't send her this picture!
Kanki for Tahsin's birthday dinner. Best sushi we've had in Durham so far