Soup’s Last Gasp

Soup’s Last Gasp

Has Spring finally sprung where you are?  It hasn’t really here in New England, but it’s very close!  It has teased us, poking a toe out here and there, calling a little “yoohoo!” from around a corner.  I am optimistic, though, that it will come on out for real very...

National Grilled Cheese Month!

National Grilled Cheese Month!

What do you crave? What treat do you go for regularly and wouldn't want to give up? For many the choice would be something sweet - ooey gooey chocolate chip cookies, a rich cake or piled high ice cream sundae. While I like a good dessert, I could go on ok with my life...

Obligatory Pi(e) Day Post

Obligatory Pi(e) Day Post

3.14 3/14 The day that people go nuts for pi and pie. No exception in my house, and I have no issue with any excuse for talking, baking, enjoying pie, so if that excuse has to be math, I'm down. I have baked many pies in my life, more than I could possibly count, and...

Saucy Crock Pot Short Ribs

Saucy Crock Pot Short Ribs

Serves 4 Ingredients: 4 lbs bone in beef short ribs 1 onion, cut into thick slices 3 cloves garlic, pressed or minced 1 ½ cups beef stock 2 tbsps tomato paste ¼ cup brown sugar 1 tbsp red wine vinegar 1 tbsp worcestershire sauce 1 tbsp soy sauce 1 tsp smoked paprika 2...

Ground Turkey and Apple Slaw Tacos

Ground Turkey and Apple Slaw Tacos

Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 lb ground turkey 1 ½ tsps chili powder 1 small head of cabbage, shredded, or 10oz bag pre-shredded 1 large apple (I prefer granny smith but any will work), thinly sliced and slices cut in half ½ cup chopped cilantro Juice of 1 lime 2 tbsps...

Sun Dried Tomato and Fontina Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Sun Dried Tomato and Fontina Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Serves 4 Ingredients: 6 cups any combination fresh vegetables - broccoli, carrots, snow peas, green beans, cabbage, spinach, bok choy, etc 3 cloves garlic, minced or pressed 2 tbsps sesame oil (toasted or not) ½ -1 cup vegetable broth 3 tbsps tamari or soy sauce 1 tsp...

Spicy Mixed Vegetable Soba Noodles

Spicy Mixed Vegetable Soba Noodles

Ingredients: 6 cups any combination fresh vegetables - broccoli, carrots, snow peas, green beans, cabbage, spinach, bok choy, etc 3 cloves garlic, minced or pressed 2 tbsps sesame oil (toasted or not) ½ -1 cup vegetable broth 3 tbsps tamari or soy sauce 1 tsp or two...

Back to School Calls for Mac and Cheese.  Plus Other Stuff.

Back to School Calls for Mac and Cheese. Plus Other Stuff.

The first day back to school after a vacation is always a tough one. The week of later bedtimes, days of freedom and lowered demands make the return to regular life feel a little grind-y (for me as well as the kids). To ease the transition I like to have something...

Onion and Pancetta Crustless Quiche

Onion and Pancetta Crustless Quiche

Serves 4 Ingredients: 4 oz pancetta 1 small or ½ large red onion, sliced 5 eggs 1 cup heavy cream 2/3 cup (more or less) gruyere or cheddar cheese ½ tsp salt 3-4 cranks from a pepper mill Butter for the dish Method: Heat a skillet over medium high heat.  Cook the...

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Serves 4 Ingredients: 4 sweet potatoes, cut into fries, or wedges if easier 2 tbsps olive oil ½ tsp paprika Pinch of cayenne Zest of 1 lemon 1 tsp salt Pepper from several cranks of the mill Method: Heat the oven to 425.  Toss all the ingredients together....

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