Author Archives: OrganiCat

About OrganiCat

I'm a fresh food fanatic, here to inspire and expand the world's relationship with farmer's market fare!

Right place, my time

Every so often, a beacon appears to remind us we’re headed in the right direction. The North Star, a rainbow or even an actual plaquard that points the way to the restroom! Recently, I’ve found myself in the right place, so … Continue reading

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Super Bowl? No…SOUPER BOWL!

This time of year, I like to not only keep warm, but also arm ourselves against all the colds and flu floating around. In one afternoon, I created three delicious, nutritious soups that will satisfy many occasions and purposes. My … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!!

Welcome to 2013! After all the festivities of the holiday season, I’m ready to…well, cook AGAIN! This time, though, instead of the decadent, indulgent meals I’ve been enjoying for the past couple months, I’m diving head first into my quarterly … Continue reading

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The Chili!

Wow. This was an eye-opener. It made me realize how busy I really am. Getting off work late on Saturday night made me completely forget to soak the Christmas Limas and Black-Eyed Peas, so this chili is a lovely, lentil-laden version … Continue reading

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Baby, it’s cold outside…

No, I’m not singing that mildly creepy song, I’m working on warming up with some chili!! I scoured some books and websites to come up with MY version of this cold-weather staple for an answer to this week’s question, “Do … Continue reading

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An Ode to Cast Iron

This time of year, there’s a distinct need for extra warmth. A hot cup of soup, a steaming bowl of stew, a perfectly roasted chicken; all of these can get their start in a sturdy, cast iron cooking vessel. These … Continue reading

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My friend, the freezer…

I recently started a job that has me working through dinnertime, or, at the earliest, through dinner-prep time. As a result, I’ve been doing a lot of make-ahead meals. A couple weeks ago, I did a riff on a veggie … Continue reading

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It was delicious…

We thoroughly enjoyed our Thanksgiving Family Feast, and I think we’re still digesting it!! Here’s how my contributions turned out…  

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Last Minute Sides…

Are you still at a loss for what the supporting cast behind your Thanksgiving Bird will consist of? This year, I decided to try something new: consulting a magazine or two! While the inspiration for all of these sides came … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Friday #4

“How do I keep a turkey breast juicy?” Have a Delicious Thanksgiving!!

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