Beet and Goat Cheese Napoleon Bites
January 6, 2015 – 12:10 pm | No Comment

Here’s a cute little appetizer recipe inspired by the 52 New Foods Challenge, my new year’s resolution to try one new food with my family each week in 2015.
While I’ve loved beets for ages, …

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Spinach Saves the Day
April 29, 2010 – 6:58 am | One Comment
Spinach Saves the Day

No sooner had I started wondering what I should make for dinner last night did I come across the weekly seasonal food feature in New York magazine.  The highlight?  Overwintered Spinach; or, spinach that was …

Fiddlehead Ferns for the Pteridophobic
April 21, 2010 – 8:06 am | One Comment
Fiddlehead Ferns for the Pteridophobic

In preparation for my return to the kitchen after a few weeks of eating-by-the-seat-of-my-pants, I hit Whole Foods last week to stock my fridge with the essentials I’d need to get back on the wagon.
And …

Field Guide to a Wheaty World
April 15, 2010 – 10:39 am | 2 Comments
Field Guide to a Wheaty World

I have a confession: I’ve gone MIA these past two weeks for one, simple reason: my eating habits have been appallingly bad, and about the only things I’ve managed to actually “cook” at home (I’m …

Mission Possible: A Healthy Tamale
April 3, 2010 – 3:58 pm | 2 Comments
Mission Possible: A Healthy Tamale

When the universe closes a door, it opens a window.
And indeed it was so when our attempt to follow a recipe for a (naturally gluten-free) empanada using mashed plantains for the dough failed miserably.  The …