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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Best. Flourless. Desserts. Ever.
March 12, 2010 – 8:03 am | 4 Comments
Best. Flourless. Desserts. Ever.

March came in like a lion, and I am already eagerly anticipating its lamb-like exit.  At the end of the month is Passover, and soon after that, Easter.  Which means, of course, that spring dessert …

ANDI says: Eat your Collard Greens
March 4, 2010 – 9:13 am | 5 Comments
ANDI says: Eat your Collard Greens

Last week, I ran into ANDI while shopping at Whole Foods.
ANDI–which stands for Aggregate Nutrient Density Index–is a food-rating system developed by Dr. Joel Fuhrman that assigns a score of 1-1000 to all foods based …

Recipe for a snow day: Mulligatawny
February 26, 2010 – 8:00 pm | No Comment
Recipe for a snow day: Mulligatawny

When your doorstep, car and city are buried under 2 feet of snow, the situation calls for a very specific meal:
Something warm, filling and maybe even a little spicy to melt the chill away from …

MORE Yogurt Options for the Lactose-Challenged
February 18, 2010 – 8:20 pm | 21 Comments
MORE Yogurt Options for the Lactose-Challenged

I’ve written previously about lactose-free and soy-free yogurt options for those among us with uncooperative digestive systems.
But the google-searches for lactose-free yogurts continue unabated, and since I posted that initial article, the only brand of …

Gluten-free Guide to Chinese Food
February 12, 2010 – 6:33 pm | 14 Comments
Gluten-free Guide to Chinese Food

recipes are authentic, simple, incredibly flavorful and way more healthful than anything you’d get at a restaurant.  If you’ve stocked your pantry with the GF staples above, you’ll be able to make a surprising number …

The Citrus Bowl
February 7, 2010 – 2:14 pm | One Comment
The Citrus Bowl

On the eve of the Super Bowl, I’ve got the Citrus Bowl on my mind.  Only in my world, the Citrus Bowl actually refers to a huge platter on my kitchen counter piled high with …