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Chickpea Carrot Spread

I had some extra chickpeas around and wanted to experiment with a non-hummus chickpea spread.  Is all chickpea spread technically hummus?   For the sake of argument, let’s say no. All these measurements are approximate and the ingredients can just … Continue reading

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Big Healthy Veggie Bowl

This pic garnered a lot of likes and comments on my Instagram feed, so I thought I would share the recipe. Super healthy, not too hard to pull together and just right for a one-bowl meal! Ingredients: 1 cup brown … Continue reading

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Cooking from Cookbooks: Sugar Topped Molasses Spice Cookies

In need of Cooking from Cookbooks post, I decided to turn to something sweet. Dorie Greenspan’s Baking: From my Home to Yours is a book I like to flip through, but rarely make anything from. Wanting a cookie that was uncomplicated and easily … Continue reading

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Cooking from Cookbooks: Lentils & Rice w/Caramelized Onions

With the arctic blast or whatever new name that’s being given to the extreme cold comes warm, comforting foods. Like rice and beans. Only in this case, rice and lentils. And it has a fancy name too: mujadarah. In this … Continue reading

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Garlic Scape Vinegar

I’m sure it’s going to taste delightful, but we have to wait a few more days. Take a clean, sterilized bottle and put 2-4 bruised garlic scapes in it. Like this: Then fill with vinegar – red or white wine … Continue reading

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Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day

I got Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day a few years ago and trot out the master bread recipe every once in a while. In theory, it sounds great! 5 minutes? Fresh bread? Sign me up! However, sometimes I … Continue reading

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Mango Quinoa and Baked Tofu

Realizing that I haven’t been posting anything recipe related lately, I decided it was high time to make something yummy to share. This is a super-fast and nutritious meal that you can pull together with some odds and ends. Don’t … Continue reading

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Barrel Aged Cocktails

Since we had houseguests this past weekend, we thought it would be fun to have a field trip. Originally, Storm King was the destination, but the weather turned cold and snowy (FYI, I am done with snow, Mother Nature), so … Continue reading

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Where are the bagels?

Apparently there are no bagel shops where we now live. I love a good NYC bagel. And while we do commute to the city throughout the week for work, it is annoying to not have the convenience of a brilliant … Continue reading

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The Best Rice Pudding in the World

Both sets of my grandparents are from Portugal and make delicious food all of the time. Well the women make the food, the men, not so much. My dad’s mother makes an incredible rice pudding. She claims its “os mehores … Continue reading

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