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Month: January 2018

Quinoa Salad

I am the worst person take out to lunch. If I order something and really like it I disect it until I can figure out how to make it myself. […]

Egg Salad Sandwich

This is so 1950. My Mom made egg salad all the time. Then cholesterol was discovered. Only kidding. Everything in moderation. 7 hard boiled diced eggs 3 tablespoons mayonnaise 3 […]

Garlic Confit

I mentioned this in the Brussel sprout pizza and realized I did not give the recipe. Sorry.. It is too easy. One cup of peeled garlic cloves 2 cups olive […]

Winter Warm Chopped Salad

I’m trying. I’m really trying BUT in the winter I need comfort food. So I took my summer salad and changed it to be a winter meal. Two containers of […]

Creamy Fish Chowder

I love Bon Appetit magazine. I have been getting the best recipes from it for years. This recipe was on line and of corse I changed it just a little. […]

Spicy African Peanut Soup

There used to be a great bookstore in Worcester many years ago. They had a great cafe and they made this soup. It became my quest to find the recipe. […]

Cranberry Walnut Bread

There is a blog called Once Upon a Chef It is fabulous. This is her recipe with a couple of changes 1/2 cup orange juice 2 teaspoons grated orange zest […]

Brussel Sprout Pizza

My son had this pizza in New Hampshire. He came home and told me about it and this is my version. One pound of pizza dough 15 cloves of garlic […]

Thai Red Curry Vegetable Soup

I love Thai food. This is easy and it satisfies my craving. Plus I save ten dollars. 2 tablespoons oil 4 cloves chopped garlic 1 Tablespoon grated ginger 2 tablespoons […]

Cream Cheese Danish

When I first started cooking a very long time ago, I remember making danish. I found my old recipe that was yellow and tattered and made them for breakfast. This […]

Sweet Potato Soup #2

I started out to make tortilla soup and ended up making this because I had too many sweet potatoes and got carried away with everything else. This is a great […]

Scallion Cream Cheese Bombs

This is the perfect New Years Day¬† breakfast food. Half my crowd is hungover and the other half is starving. These little balls of filled dough taste like a everything […]

Lucky New Years Day Lentils

Okay I admit it, my mind is filled with old wives tales and mumbo jumbo. “Don’t walk on a crack”, “Go out the same door you came in” etc. I […]