Category: Recipes

Smoothie Recipe: The Blind Date

Why “The Blind Date”? Today is day one of my adventure to smoothieville and I just decided to make one from what I have, blind blending!! Taste: 7/10 – High ginger flavor with lettuce, and hint of banana. Texture: 8/10…

Cooking: Roman Pear Patina and Dates Alexandrine

A future school event will involve ancient Roman food. This means that today and this evening my 16 year old nephew and I enjoyed shopping and preparing test recipes. The first is Pear Patina. I’m not sure exactly what it’s…

Cooking: Potato Chip Cookies

I got a very cool cookbook for Christmas from my husband. It’s the Vegan Junk Food Cookbook. We are not Vegan. We are Vegetarian. I know there are Vegan folks who will scoff, growl, grumble, and be offended….that’s just how…

Cooking: Vegetable and Mushroom Pie

I had an urge to bake a pie today. The credit goes to Jamie Oliver. We were watching his Food Fight Club show and he baked a wonderful looking pie. It had meat in it, so I had to adjust…

Recipe: Almond Strawberry Jam Tart

I love cooking. I love watching cooking. I think about it, experiment with it, and all of this makes me think it’s just in my blood. The thing is, I don’t love eating as much as I love cooking….oh, I…