Caregiving from my kitchen

Tag: Saute & Simmer

Creamy Chicken Corn

Creamy Chicken Corn

“I’m as corny as Kansas in August…”

Inhabiting the Parental Kitchen

Inhabiting the Parental Kitchen

I wrote this post back a few years ago, when we still lived in New York, and the parents were still doing pretty well by themselves, on the whole… but appreciated a little help.  This was a marathon – it was more than two years […]

Not Eggplant Parm…

Not Eggplant Parm…

Well – it’s that time of year – we have eggplant. Lots of eggplant. Our CSA farm specializes in many kinds of eggplant…  Big purple ones, and thin Japanese ones, and curly lavender ones…

Planning For Meals – Transition from Takeout

Planning For Meals – Transition from Takeout

Most articles I read about cooking at home start with meal planning. If you don’t plan your meals, they explain, you will find yourself in the kitchen 15 minutes before dinnertime without a clue – and without a meal. They vary in the ways they […]

Hungarian Cabbage Noodles

Hungarian Cabbage Noodles

  Well – maybe they’re Hungarian? I’ve been making this dish for years, hadn’t made it recently because I couldn’t find whole wheat egg noodles  (In the  past, I sometimes just ate white flour noodles, but I no longer choose to.) I recently found the […]