Category Archives: YUM

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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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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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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Frequently Asked Friday #4

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

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Now, we’ll never know…

If you’re here in California, you’re well aware of Prop 37. This initiative would have required “labeling of food sold to consumers made from plants or animals with genetic material changed in specified ways.” When I went to bed last … Continue reading

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Happy New Year…

I know, we’re almost in the final week of January, but this is the first you’ve heard from me in a while, so here we go! When we were last in touch, I was heralding the arrival and cuisine of … Continue reading

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So Happy Together

Okay, I know I said I’d be devoting each post to one specific type of produce, but when so many featured ingredients work so well together…this is what happens! The evolution continues!! My favorite band of Summer Superstars are today’s … Continue reading

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Operation: Kale

Yes, I know…Kale isn’t the most unusual vegetable, nor is it famous for its Summer existence. Though it’s abundantly available year-round, I’ve decided to try some preparations that are more appropriate for these Doberman days of high Summer, as compared … Continue reading

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Back to the Wednesday Market…

This week, I went to the Santa Monica Farmer’s Market and went a little nuts… I had $46 with me, and came home with $7.85…needless to say, my fridge is VERY well-stocked!! So, with no further ado, here’s this week’s … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 3.09.11; Santa Monica Market

Aah, it’s been a while, but yesterday, I immersed myself in my favorite Farmer’s Market and came home with a tantalizing sampling of Spring!! Here it is: My Haul New Zealand Spinach: $2 Green Garlic: $1.50 California Macadamia Nuts: $4 … Continue reading

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