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Pressure Cooker Lentil Soup

Pressure Cooker Lentil Soup

Lentil Soup in a pressure cooker – fast, easy, and delicious, Great for warm days and chilly nights – don’t heat up the kitchen! Why, you ask, have I posted a hot soup recipe when it’s 80° in the shade where you are today? Well, […]

Roux Cubes, Revisited

Roux Cubes, Revisited

So first, I made roux cubes with whole wheat flour, and wrote about them, because I found them so convenient. Then, when I went off gluten, it was one of the first recipes I adapted. They’re even more useful now! Suddenly I could no longer […]

Fridays Without Fish

Fridays Without Fish

Over the last few days I’ve seen several requests for ideas for Lenten meals that are not fish. I have to be honest, I had not even thought about this as a need. I’ve eaten all along the continuum from pescatarian through ovo-lacto vegetarian to […]

WIAW 149 – Comfort Food

WIAW 149 – Comfort Food

Seriously, it’s been gray and raining (or snowing) for easily two weeks… I can’t really complain. I have a friend in Oregon who was snowed into her house for nearly a week – trees down across her driveway – and another iced in. This has […]

Chestnut Soup

Chestnut Soup

Rich and sweet, Chestnut Soup made with butternut squash is gluten free and vegan (with optional dairy garnish.) Luxurious first course for an elegant meal! Last year I found, and we feasted on, ready to use roasted and peeled chestnuts. Looking through old posts I […]