Category Archives: Recipes

Kale Chips, Chicken Salad and French Toast Casserole

I’m super behind on my Whole Food Kitchen cooking, but we’ve been a little under the weather over here.  Last weekend I made Pizza Kale Chips.  They were delish – but by the next day they were soggy.  I should … Continue reading

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Spicy Pumpkin Soup

I was sad to miss yoga last night because of a late dinner, but it was worth the wait, and almost worth missing yoga.  Ryan decided he wanted to use our uncarved Halloween pumpkin for soup (can you believe we … Continue reading

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The Kitchen God’s Wife and Homemade Chinese Food

This month we read the Kitchen God’s Wife by Amy Tan. The book was long, but I enjoyed my choice. I finished it just in time, less than 12 hours before the book club girls arrived at my house for … Continue reading

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Willing Fall to Arrive

The hot weather was killing me. Destroying me. None of my summer clothes fit because I went on an all you can eat 7 day cruise. Then, miraculously, the weather seems to have changed overnight. It feels like fall. The … Continue reading

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Carrot and Bran Muffins

I’ve been trying a lot of bran muffins lately at Panera and other coffee shops.  I feel like they are better for you, but they probably aren’t.  So I decided to try making my own.  Ryan assures me they are … Continue reading

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Tomato and Goat Cheese Tarts

I stole this recipe from the lovely Stefania, who stole it from her mother in law, who probably stole it from somewhere on the internet. I have had this once at her house, and have now made it once, and … Continue reading

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Kicking Off the Summer

Big weekend of BBQs. I had the work crew and their families over last night for a BBQ. It poured rain while we ate inside, but later the weather passed and we made a fire complete with smores. I made … Continue reading

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