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Oven-Baked Beef Stew

My first post in two months…and it has meat!!!  I know, I’m breaking my cooking with veggies motto, but I swear there are tasty vegetables in this stew.  In central California, we’ve been having a string of hot weather (not … Continue reading

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Home Made Pierogies with Roasted Red Cabbage

  I just had to share these pictures.  There is no original recipe to post (recipe for pierogies can be found at The Sugar Hit), but I couldn’t resist sharing my achievement.  Not only did I make pierogies from scratch for … Continue reading

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Purple Potato and Apple Latkes

First off, I hope I don’t get hate comments about my nontraditional approach to a traditional food.  I have never made latkes before in my life, and I wanted to have fun with them!  Plus, these were the ingredients I … Continue reading

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Potato, Green Bean, and Chard Hash with Eggs

I have been relying on quick, easily alterable meals recently.  My style of cooking frequently is recipe-free and based on what I have on hand.  Tonight, I found that I had green beans from my CSA delivery still left.  I … Continue reading

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Very Nontraditional Vegetable Curry

What does one do when there appears to be a plethora of vegetables in one’s fridge?  Throw them all together and make something delicious!  This curry is not a traditional curry in any sense of the word.  It combines both … Continue reading

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Lentil “Meat”loaf with Mashed Red Potatoes and Roasted Brussel Sprouts

This is a dish I’ve been making for quite some time.  Growing up, meatloaf was a staple in our house.  My mom cooked my paternal grandmother’s recipe at least once a month, if not more often.  It always had that … Continue reading

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Viognier Poached Tilapia and Roasted Smashed Potatoes

  My friend, Gibbs, and I talk about food in depth and very frequently.  Yesterday she told me she was in the middle of poaching some fish for lunch.  I thought to myself: I have fish, I have wine, and … Continue reading

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