Caregiving from my kitchen

Tag: Winter

Pan Roasted Root Vegetables

Pan Roasted Root Vegetables

When you don’t have the time to roast a big pan of vegetables, these pan roasted root vegetables are faster and easier, and also delicious! I hear you – you love roasted vegetables! Nothing better than to go the the farmer’s market (or the supermarket) […]

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 […]

WIAW 148 – Dreary January

WIAW 148 – Dreary January

It is raining. Again. Well, we have not gotten the nasty ice storm that hit so many of you, so I can’t really complain too much about it being dreary and bleary… We had some snow, but on the whole, not too bad. And New […]

WIAW 146 – Christmas

WIAW 146 – Christmas

I hope that all of you who have celebrated, or are celebrating, have been enjoying your holidays! I’m in the second category. In my religious tradition – and very strongly in my family traditions – Christmas doesn’t begin until Christmas Eve, but then continues until […]

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 […]