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Cauliflower Curry Soup

In Dinners On March 3, 2016 0 Comments

Once I made a very tasty creamed cauliflower soup with nutmeg and swore that I would make it again and again.  However, I never did make it again…. Read More »

Cold Cucumber Soup

Cold Cucumber Soup

In Dinners, Gardening On July 2, 2015 0 Comments

We are having a heat wave in Seattle. It’s unlike any June I’ve ever lived through. We have a joke “Jun-uary” because June is usually cold like January. We also have a saying that summer starts on July 5th, because it often rains the weekend of the 4th. This year it’s different.

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Kale salad with Bacon

In Dinners, Gardening On April 13, 2015 0 Comments

“Do I see bacon? If so, you should include that in the title; bacon sells everything.”—a loyal fan/one of my best friends. I harvested all of the kale… Read More »

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Bean, Sausage, Kale Stew

In Dinners, Gardening On March 18, 2015 0 Comments

Well, it’s time to use up my frozen veggies from last year’s garden because this Winter was warm and short and our garden is starting to give us… Read More »

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Magical-carrot-veggie-soup

In Dinners On March 2, 2015 0 Comments

This soup has some cool textures going on. It’s part puree and part chewy chunks. I made it that way on purpose. I made this up from what… Read More »

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Asian inspired coleslaw

In Dinners On January 6, 2015 1 Comment

People often ask me what to do with cabbage. It’s sort of a boring vegetable that most of us don’t keep on hand like we do with carrots… Read More »

taco seasoning home made

Make your own Taco Seasoning packet mix

In Dinners On October 30, 2014 0 Comments

Sometimes it’s just so much easier to buy a package and have dinner halfway made before you even get home from the grocery store. But in this case,… Read More »

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Hot or Cold zucchini soup

In Dinners, Gardening On September 25, 2014 0 Comments

This is a simple zucchini recipe. My mom made it for us last month and I loved it. I don’t know where the recipe originates from. But if… Read More »

zucchini quiche

Easy Zucchini Quiche

In Breakfast, Dinners, Gardening On August 3, 2014 0 Comments

This recipe was given to me by my mom. She fed it to my family once last summer and we loved it! It’s a great way to use… Read More »

For this one I prepared some whole wheat spaghetti noodles in advance. I par boiled or blanched the snow peas and carrots. Sliced fresh red bell pepper and green onions. The dressing was a mixture of apple cider vinegar, sesame seed oil, powdered ginger, garlic, red chili pepper flakes, soy sauce, sesame seeds, and

The perfect “other” salad and how to dress it.

In Dinners, Gardening On July 11, 2014 0 Comments

Move over lettuce, you are no longer the star of the show!