When I first started cooking I had only one seasoning in my pantry: Oregano. No matter what I made for dinner, it had oregano in it. I quickly learned that the spice of cooking, just as in life, is in it’s variety. Now my pantry hosts an abundance of spices and seasonings that I enjoy […]
This past week was crazier than usual…for me and everyone else, I’m sure! The holidays are upon us and it’s go-go-go! But last week I found myself battling one of those nasty-just-want-to-be-in-bed colds. I didn’t feel like doing anything, least of all eating or cooking. My boys probably would have been fine eating their way […]
As a kid, breakfast dinners were momentous occasions. They signaled a welcome break in the routine. Dad would be away on a business trip, Mom was freer in spirit, and the picky eater I was, I knew there would be something I liked! The other evening, as I looked ahead to a very busy week, […]
Find an updated, printer-friendly version of the recipe here. 🙂 It’s been a deliciously fun, but high-calorie, high-carb weekend. In the quest for something a little different, yet nutritious to snack on, I prepared a small batch of spicy pecans. Pecans aren’t something my family stands up and cheers about…..until I toss in chili powder and […]
Thanksgiving For each new morning with its light, For rest and shelter of the night, For health and food, For love and friends, For everything Thy goodness sends. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) Share With Others….