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Onion and Chilli Polenta. From The Archives. September 1996.

Polenta is endlessly versatile. Here, it is combined with onion and chilli for a heat hit.

As you know from reading this blog’s sister site, I have been blogging FOREVER! 454 more words

Living Joyfully

Honey Balsamic Glazed Green Beans


  • Fresh Green Beans
  • Olive oil
  • Balsamic Vinegar
  • Honey
  • Salt
  • Pepper


Okay, so I usually don’t measure things when I cook, so that is why I didn’t provide measurements in the ingredients list above… Sorry! 345 more words


Beets - סלקא

In Hebrew, the word for Beet is סלקא, is closely related to סלק —meaning to depart. So taking that in mind, we eat beets symbolically and say the following: 317 more words

Rosh HaShanah

3-Bean Salad with Avocado Cashew Dressing

The other day I was standing at the deli counter in my grocery store waiting for a lid to an olive bar container.  I stood there staring at the various “salads” that lay limp, soaked in dressings and vinegars, and couldn’t take my eyes off of the 3-bean salad.  405 more words


Wild Mushroom Risotto


Fall is the time for mushrooms and what better way to honor fungi than with a wild mushroom risotto. Actually, depending upon where you live and the weather, some wild mushrooms have been ripe for the picking for a couple of months now. 339 more words


6 or Less Fall Edition

The first day of Fall is coming September 23. Although it’s still just as hot as it was last month here in Florida, we know the cooler weather is coming (eventually) and I don’t know anyone that is not looking forward to it. 1,408 more words

Main Dishes

Soya Uttappam (Savory Pancake with Soy Chunks) - Quick and Instant recipe

I have been craving a lot for South Indian food these days, My cravings have been so spontaneous that I am searching a lot for instant recipes. 206 more words

Side Dishes