This salad is nice and fresh yet hardy and filling. Great alone or accompanying fish or pasta Serve this up for Mother’s Day and mom will be impressed, guaranteed! Continue reading Deer Tongue Lettuce and Arugula Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette
Halibut, Radish, and Asparagus En Papillote
Delicate, lean fish, like Halibut, is best cooked using gentle moist methods such as poaching or steaming. En papillote (al cartoccio in Italian) is a method in which delicate foods are folded into a parchment or foil pouch and baked.
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Chard and Mushroom Frittata Family Style
When big things change in my life I usually look for comfort foods. For me, eggs for dinner is a comfort food. It gives me warm memories of being 5, watching movies on the living room floor with my Disney Princess TV tray and a plate full of scrambled on my lap. My upcoming changes required something similarly warm and fuzzy, but a little more grown up. These changes required a Chard and Mushroom Frittata.
Beef Chili for Fall, Winter, or Spring
Friday brought a sudden cold snap to Austin, TX. After weeks of high temperatures in the 80s, I was met with a burst of 40 degree wind when I let the dogs out Friday morning. Our shiba inu/princess, Sadie, decided not to stay outside for long. Cold temps might be a bit disappointing to a warm lover like me, but it does give me a great reason to make beef chili again!
Banana and Kale Smoothie
Who doesn’t want more bananas and kale in their life? This banana and kale smoothie is a tasty, fast, easy-to-transport way to get it!