Caregiving from my kitchen

Tag: make ahead

Mom’s Baked Chicken

Mom’s Baked Chicken

Keep this simple baked chicken on hand. It’s good hot or cold, great in a lunch box or used the way you would a rotisserie chicken.   Another oldie but goodie, about a fundamental recipe. I’ve updated with new pictures, and a few comments and […]

Super Simple Peanut Sauce

Super Simple Peanut Sauce

Super Simple Peanut Sauce has been a fixture in my kitchen for many years, for its ease and versatility. You’ve enjoyed variations – here is the original! When you start a food blog, you want to impress people right away. So you trot out your […]

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 – […]

Mirepoix

Mirepoix

Make a batch of mirepoix, the classic French blend of aromatics, and keep it on hand in the freezer to easily and quickly flavor meals.   I originally published this post in September of 2014. This is a repost with new pictures and some slight […]

Golden Peach Sauce – No Sugar Added

Golden Peach Sauce – No Sugar Added

Golden Peach Sauce – just like applesauce, but made of peaches, no added sugar, and amazing!¬†Easy to make, too, and much faster than jam! So we all like applesauce, right? Or, well… I try not to say “all” because there are always exceptions, but most […]