Category Archives: Recipes

Kitchen riffs

It seems like just yesterday it was October, and still hot, and I was itching for cooler weather and “oven season.”  Well, oven season is in full swing, and our recent icy weekend gave me a chance to spend extra … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Plus

A bowl of oatmeal has been an almost constant breakfast companion for over ten years now.  While I am clearly a creature of habit, my bowl has evolved over the years.  Here’s a quick look at my oatmeal evolution, followed … Continue reading

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Souper food

Originally posted on Her Green Life:
This past week, we cooked a few of our favorite staple recipes, including vegetable upside-down cake and garbanzo bean soup, using almost all local ingredients.  We thought these dishes tasted good before, but you…

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Warm chocolate: Four ways

I like my chocolate dark and warm.  Here are a few of my favorite preparations, just in time for Valentine’s day. Drinking Chocolate What passes for hot chocolate in most places is far too sweet and too watery for my … Continue reading

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The Pudla! post

What in the world is pudla? In four words: Savory chickpea flour pancake.  Pudla hails from India. I stumbled across pudla in one of those internet rabbit holes.  It started as a search for recipes for mixed-nut nut butters, which … Continue reading

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Curried coleslaw

I was planning to make coleslaw a few weeks ago, but my usual recipes all sounded a bit blah.  I love a good slaw with peanut or sesame dressing (good recipe here), and my MIL makes a lovely Greek slaw, … Continue reading

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Wonderful whole-grain waffles (without the sticking)

At last, healthy, tasty waffles that don’t stick in the waffle iron! Continue reading

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