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WIAW 31

WIAW 31

And it is time again for What I Ate Wednesday. I need to make another batch of granola. (That’s the problem with preferring your own cooking… you then need to have a chance to do it!) So, what else is a fast easy grain? I’ve […]

The Staff of Life – Wheat (in Tabbouli)

The Staff of Life – Wheat (in Tabbouli)

Wheat has been a staple food in Asia, Northern Africa and Europe for millennia. Even people in largely rice eating cultures eat wheat – breads in India, and noodles and dumplings in China, for example. Then European settlers brought wheat to the Americas and Australia, […]

Deli Style Health Salad

Deli Style Health Salad

As I have mentioned, I grew up here in New York City, and have lived in or near the city all my life. So I have bought many a meal at many a delicatessen.

Once in a While Meatballs

Once in a While Meatballs

A few years ago, a major concept going around the internet was Once a Month Cooking. The idea was that you would dedicate one weekend a month to the preparation of most of your food for that month – do a huge shopping, cook three […]

WIAW 30 – Grilled Zucchini

WIAW 30 – Grilled Zucchini

It’s the end of July, and we’ve come into zucchini season.