Category Archives: Recipes

DAY 1 NO MEAT: EGGPLANT PARMESAN

Since my birthday was Sunday, Monday marked the beginning of my 30-day yoga and vegetarianism challenge. I was almost thwarted on my first day because the yoga class I had planned to go to was not being offered, but I … Continue reading

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AN EVENING OF EXPERIENCING AND EXPERIMENTING

As the title suggests, I’ve been doing just those things tonight. First, I experimented with a new (to me) yoga studio near downtown Hartford. At first I was skeptical – the setup was a lot different than what I am … Continue reading

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THREE-CHEESE CHICKEN PENNE FLORENTINE

Hopefully readers (the few that there are) don’t mind that I am posting a lot of recipes lately. I just love to share good recipes with friends! Last week Ryan and I doubled the receipe below so we could make … Continue reading

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THIRD TIME’S A CHARM

I was very anxious that our third attempt at a new meal this week was not going to turn out well. Monday and Tuesday were such successes that Wednesday had to stink. I got a late start because I went … Continue reading

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GYRO BURGERS WITH TAHINI SAUCE

Last night, we had another cooking experiement, and it was a success again! Thank you myrecipes.com! We made Gyro Burgers with Tahini Sauce, and we substituted ground turkey for ground beef and tzatziki sauce for tahini sauce. The tzatziki was … Continue reading

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MONDAY NIGHT COOKING EXPERIEMENT

Tonight I made Jasmine Rice-Stuffed Peppers from Cooking Light, via The Mattatall Newlywed Cookbook. They were delicious! And the perfect portion for us to each have them again tomorrow for lunch. Yum! Jasmine Rice-Stuffed Peppers This recipe calls for green … Continue reading

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FEBRUARY BOOK

I am a little late getting started, but finally picked up a copy of our February Book Club Book – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows. Although I staked out the library … Continue reading

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FROM ENDLESS SHRIMP TO TOFU GUMBO, MY WEEKEND OF GOOD EATIN’

Wow, I had a great weekend. This was the first weekend in a long time that I had no plans, and Ryan didn’t have any gigs or rehearsals. The plan was no plan, and it was wonderful. Although, I did … Continue reading

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