Category Archives: Food

Classic Tomato Soup

While we’re on the subject of soup, picky eater only likes tomato, so I decided to find a good recipe and landed on this one. My kitchen sort-of looked like a crime scene after it was all over (*see Tip … Continue reading

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Squash Baked Eggs

One of the best recipes ever, bar none. I have made this numerous times, it is fantastic for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Hat tip, Macheesmo. 2 Roma tomatoes, diced 1 cup shredded yellow squash (1 small) 1 cup shredded zucchini … Continue reading

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Endive Salad

I was buying one of my favorite salad vegetables the other day and the guy behind me asked, “What are those?” as the checkers put their heads together to determine the code. “Endive,” I said, the French way, “Although many … Continue reading

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Roasted Cauliflower Gratin with Tomatoes and Goat Cheese

Oh, man, this was good. Hat tip to NYT Cooking. Recipe (serves 4-6): 1 medium-size head of cauliflower Salt and freshly ground pepper to taste 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1 small or 1/2 large red onion, cut in … Continue reading

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Pesto

My friend Wenzel brought a big bag of basil over on Saturday. Tonight, I washed it, ready to go for pesto. Gorgeous, glistening fresh basil. My favorite recipe is from Epicurious, so easy, so delicious. 4 cups fresh basil leaves … Continue reading

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Tostada Bowls!

Love those crispy tostada bowls but not the calories that come with the deep-fry? Try these! We were invited to a Cinco de Mayo party last month, I made a batch and que buena! So easy, too, get yourself a … Continue reading

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The Paderno Spiralizer

Just bought one of these thingies and can’t wait to figure out how to use it properly. This guy helps: Also bought “Inspiralized” by Ali Maffucci.   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

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From Foodie to Forget It

When Arabella first started on solid foods, she ate everything I put in front of her. She chowed on veggies, steamed or raw. She nom nommed melon, pineapple, berries, bananas. She  gobbled food from all over the land: Indian, Thai, French, Mediterranean. … Continue reading

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