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Sensational Meatballs with Lentils

I almost didn’t post this recipe, hence the lack of photos, in progress or otherwise! I’ve been making these Sensational Meatballs and Lentils for about 8 years (since 2006 according to my notes) and it was Jake who suggested that I share the recipe here on the blog when I made it the other day. 762 more words


Bring on the comfort food

The crisp winds and zero below temperatures mean one thing – bring on the comfort food. At this time of year, I happily pull out my dutch oven and stock pot to make delicious stews and soups. 343 more words

Gluten Free

a beacon in the night chowda'

This is recipe makes me think about a cold rainy Summer day in Cape Cod. Let me set the scene; It was the 80’s and my family had decided to go to the Cape for our annual vacation. 727 more words

Soups + Stews

Spanish chorizo and lentil stew

When we’re shivering in darkness as the seasons meld from autumn to winter, this easy chorizo and lentil stew hits the spot: intense smoky flavours from the paprika chorizo cut through by the wine (or sherry’s) fresh sharpness. 328 more words


Cinnamon...it's for more than Apple Pie II

In my last posting, I mentioned using cinnamon in a savory manner.  So here we are….

In centuries past, like a lot of spices, cinnamon was traded by the Arabs (remember the infamous spice route?).  561 more words

Gluten Free

Roasted Cauliflower

This a perfect side to add to any dinner. If you think you don’t like cauliflower, you need to try this recipe. It’s so delicious, it will change your mind. 163 more words

How to be the Perfect Little Devil this Holiday Season

I never realized how many people love deviled eggs!  It’s a simple dish that you can make the day before, bring along to any get together or have on your dinner table.   187 more words