Category Archives: Recipes

Fruit Salsa Recipe

I threw this together last night and am enjoying it today with crackers. 1/2 granny smith apple, peeled and diced 1 mango, peeled and diced 1 peach, diced 3 persian cucumbers, diced (or part of one regular / English cucumber) … Continue reading

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Oh look: kale again!

I suppose I could find another way to cook with kale, but this is all I’ve got for now. Eggs are from a local friend with very spoiled chickens, fruit and onion are from my #ImperfectProduce box, kale from my … Continue reading

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Greened up morning

My son and his family have been staying with us, and there’s been a lot of vegetarian cooking going on in this carnivorous house. I’ve watched him make all sorts of things with tofu, mushrooms, and kale. It’s been interesting. … Continue reading

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It’s the little things

Even in this internet age, I find myself turning to handwritten recipe cards that my mom made for me when I moved out on my own. Today, a batch of Unbaked Cookies.

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Not exactly a success

A couple of weeks ago I ran across a video that showed how to scramble eggs inside the shell before you boil them.  I was intrigued. I enjoy eating hardboiled eggs, but will admit that the differing textures and flavors … Continue reading

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Rolling with the oats

I’m digging this fridge oatmeal. Today’s jar had blueberries. Yesterday I put in pineapple. I think tomorrow might be cinnamon and apple. I know, I’m out of control.

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Better than I expected

Today I had my annual physical exam, which includes fasting blood work – and I don’t do fasting well, so I wanted to bring along something to eat right after the vampires were done. Not knowing how long my appointment … Continue reading

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Egg ‘muffins’

Whatever you want to call these, they are super easy and super tasty and a great way to use up some oddments from the fridge, especially if you find yourself with a bunch of eggs. I made these last night … Continue reading

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I like hard boiled eggs. They are a great protein snack, and I enjoy them plain or in salads. What I don’t enjoy is the egg smell that fills the fridge – why do boiled eggs have such a strong … Continue reading

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Put on a happy face

Today, in an effort to not think sad thoughts about how it’s been three years since my dad’s passing, I offer up some photos of things that have made me smile in the past few days. This guy wouldn’t cooperate … Continue reading

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