We are on the cusp of 🇨🇦 Thanksgiving long weekend which begins with:
Just because we live in cold climes doesn’t mean we don’t know how to make decent cornbread. 🙃 Continue reading
The house league baseball boys were in dead last place most of the season.
Somehow, they turned it around, and on Friday night they went to finals.
They will either win the championship, or come in second place.
Before my teen had to leave for the diamond that day, he needed a sustaining and filling meal.
So, I cooked. 😮😉😁
Every day my teen comes home from school and asks for pizza. thanks
I spend enough time making meals throughout the year, so the less cooking and food prep I have to do during summer the better. I want to continue to enjoy cooking, which is why I need to take a mental break from all the planning, shopping and associated hoopla that is feeding the family, during the summer months.
Here are some simple lunches I’ve made this past summer which everyone here enjoys: Continue reading
I’m hungry just thinking about this post.
Lately I have had a heck of a time following a low carb diet. I really have no excuse, the greens in the garden are exploding at the moment. What a great way to enhance boring old salads.
Curly parsley, taragon, the big fat green leaves are arugula, chives, flat leaf parsley and fresh dill.
I snip them into green salads, tuna or salmon salads, pasta dishes, pasta salads, soups, and grain salads.
Missing and still to be planted: various types of basil (sweet, greek and thai are my favorite), summer savory (I have winter), sages (multi-coloured), and chervil which goes great with eggs and fish dishes. Continue reading
Today I made soup without any regard to the weather.
So I’ve been feeling under the weather…which is ironic given we’re stuck indoors while ice storms pellet us without remorse. What is this, January? Continue reading
Last week one of the kitchen halogen lights burnt out. These lights are recessed and flush with the ceiling, and illuminate the open space beautifully.
When they actually work. Continue reading
Sometimes the urge to pick up prepared meals at the higher-end grocery stores or markets is very enticing. These meals looks appetizing, I approve of the ingredient list, but I inevitably roll my eyes at the prices. Continue reading