Cook: Silky Smooth Winter Vegetable Soup
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Cook: Silky Smooth Winter Vegetable Soup

  Here are some things I’d like to tell you on March 2nd: 1. I start a 10-week online writing course today and I’m really excited about it.  The aim of the class is to get the students writing every day.  We’ve got 4 assignments per week and have to turn one in at the end … Continue reading

List: 5 Years of Valentine’s Meals at Home
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List: 5 Years of Valentine’s Meals at Home

I mentioned earlier this week that K and I celebrate Valentine’s day at home.  I usually cook a meal and we either watch a movie or listen to music.  To be honest, it’s not much different than what we do any other night, which is why I love it.  Valentine’s day should be an extension … Continue reading

Cool: Angel Hair with Broccoli and White Beans
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Cool: Angel Hair with Broccoli and White Beans

I love pasta.  There’s never a time when I’m not in the mood for pasta.  I like it in all forms, with all sauces.  It’s my favorite. The only problem with liking pasta as much as I do, is liking pasta as much as I do.  It’s no secret that a big pasta dinner isn’t … Continue reading

List: 9 Recipes Ideal for Freezing
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List: 9 Recipes Ideal for Freezing

Freezer meals are great.  They can be a life saver during a busy week, they’re perfect for using up groceries before leaving town, for taking care of a friend, and for reducing food waste.  A lot of the recipes I make serve a lot more than the 2 people and cat that live in this … Continue reading

Cook: Skillet Braised Mustard Chicken Rice Bowls
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Cook: Skillet Braised Mustard Chicken Rice Bowls

At the end of what I hope was a fruitful and relaxing Saturday, you may be getting ready for a night out and not at all thinking about what you’re going to eat on, say, Wednesday night after a long day.  Good for you.  Keep at it. Come back here, though, when you get there. … Continue reading

Cook: Quick and Easy Pizza Sticks
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Cook: Quick and Easy Pizza Sticks

Some may say that this isn’t cooking.  That putting together a string of already made things doesn’t count as a recipe.  That opening a few cans doesn’t constitute “home cooked.” I would submit though, that in the heat of the Holidays, when we’re making lists upon lists of food to prepare and gifts to give … Continue reading