Caregiving from my kitchen

Condiments & Sauces

Easy to Use Roasted Garlic

Easy to Use Roasted Garlic

Delicious roasted garlic can be so messy and annoying to use! Here’s a method to prepare it that takes a little work upfront, but gives you a neat and easy to use condiment. We’ve all seen the beautiful pictures of heads of roasted garlic. It’s […]

Lazy Cook’s Fresh Tomato Sauce

Lazy Cook’s Fresh Tomato Sauce

When you have tomatoes but no time, try the Lazy Cook’s Fresh Tomato Sauce! It’s simple, easy, fast, but keeps the wonderful fresh flavor of your tomatoes. Well, maybe the cook isn’t lazy. Maybe the cook is just tired, or rushed, or harried. Maybe s/he […]

Radish Leaf Condiment

Radish Leaf Condiment

Don’t toss those radish greens! You can make this Radish Leaf Condiment to add a shot of flavor to plain rice, meat, or beans, or any simple meal! Well, I wasn’t quite sure what to call this… Relish or Pesto implies uncooked, Sauce would be […]

Pepper Parmesan Salad Dressing

Pepper Parmesan Salad Dressing

Pepper Parmesan Salad Dressing adds a punch of flavor to a simple green salad. It’s easy to make, with ingredients you may already have on hand. Apparently I’m on a salad kick. Well, can you blame me? I finally have local lettuce, the tender and […]

Hollandaise, Two Ways

Hollandaise, Two Ways

Two methods to make Hollandaise Sauce – traditionally on the stove, and a blender technique. Both easier than you may think! The other day, someone in a gluten free forum announced that she had found a gluten free Hollandaise sauce mix – at which point […]