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To Everything There is a Season

To Everything There is a Season

Wow – what a year! Last year at this time, I had just set up my computer and started to unpack the few pots and pans I brought to North Carolina from New York, and had yet to publish a recipe post here.     […]

Grandma’s Grain: Buckwheat Kasha

Grandma’s Grain: Buckwheat Kasha

Kasha – toasted buckwheat groats – is a naturally gluten free, traditional side dish I’ve eaten all my life for the delicious nutty flavor!     I originally published this post in September, 2014. This is an update, with some new pictures and a few […]

Mashed Potatoes (with Peel)

Mashed Potatoes (with Peel)

Mashed potatoes with peel and a little Greek yogurt are easy and tasty, and do contribute to the nutrition in a meal.¬†Comfort food at its best!     When I started Inhabited Kitchen five years ago, I shared some of my most useful, most basic […]

Berry Protein Smoothie

Berry Protein Smoothie

Our parents enjoy a creamy, slightly sweet Berry Protein Smoothie as an afternoon snack. And we enjoy knowing they’re getting protein and good nutrition! I have mentioned that many elderly people lose their appetite. Perhaps they lose some of their ability to taste. Perhaps chewing, […]

Easy Pesto Hummus

Easy Pesto Hummus

Make this incredibly easy Pesto Hummus in five minutes! Then serve with crackers or vegetable stick dippers, or pack and carry for an easy snack or part of a packed meal. What if you take two great ideas – in this case, great recipes – […]