The GOOD-BETTER-BEST Principle - Weed'em & Reap. Love this idea. I don't have time to make, don't like, and/or can't afford the "best". Gives me a way to chart progress without getting discouraged about the best.
Guide to Commonly Used Indian Spices by ecurry: This is a terrific guide with beautiful photos, descriptions of characteristics, how spices are combined and what dishes they are used in. Goods from India - spices