How to Roast Hen of the Woods Mushrooms
April 2, 2017 – 4:40 pm | Comments Off on How to Roast Hen of the Woods Mushrooms

I’ll be the first to confess that elaborate mushrooms scare me a bit. The otherworldliness of enokis, the meatiness of King Trumpet stalks, the sponge-like texture of Lion’s Manes.
But I’ve been served Hen of the …

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Starting Solids
May 20, 2011 – 10:56 am | 9 Comments
Starting Solids

While I promised that this site was not to become a mommy blog once the twins were born, I never said I wouldn’t occasionally write about food topics of interest to the under 3′ tall …

New Gluten-Free Goodies for Carbophiles
May 4, 2011 – 7:47 am | Comments Off on New Gluten-Free Goodies for Carbophiles
New Gluten-Free Goodies for Carbophiles

Apologies for my prolonged absence; some consulting work and demanding babies cut into my available blogging time last month.
But I’m back now, and we ‘ve got lots to catch up on.
Starting with a host of …

Gluten-free Energy Bar Roundup
March 30, 2011 – 8:22 am | Comments Off on Gluten-free Energy Bar Roundup
Gluten-free Energy Bar Roundup

I get a lot of questions about healthy, convenient and portable snack options for the gluten-free set.  Obviously, a well-designed energy bar could fit the bill quite nicely here; but alas, the vast majority of …

For Those Drowning in a Sea of Potatoes and Kale, a Life Vest
March 2, 2011 – 10:59 am | 3 Comments
For Those Drowning in a Sea of Potatoes and Kale, a Life Vest

These are trying times for even the most committed locavore. The dizzying array of fall’s produce has long since departed from Farmer’s markets and CSA baskets alike, and the promise of spring’s first asparagus …

O, Pomelo!
February 21, 2011 – 2:33 pm | One Comment
O, Pomelo!

I’ve never taken to eating grapefruits regularly.  While a sweet, ripe one is a glorious fruit to behold, I never can predict what awaits me, and the potential sourness and slight bitterness of the membranes …

Surprisingly Good Food Swaps for the Seriously Food Restricted
January 21, 2011 – 5:54 pm | Comments Off on Surprisingly Good Food Swaps for the Seriously Food Restricted
Surprisingly Good Food Swaps for the Seriously Food Restricted

As if healthy eating while gluten and soy free wasn’t enough of a challenge, I’ve recently gone (temporarily) dairy and nut-free as well on the advice of a lactation consultant who claimed that certain proteins …