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The perfect meal when one is sick or on a chilly day.

Here is how I make my chicken soup.

First, I cook three chicken breast in the crock pot with wine, garlic, tons of oregano, tons of basil, salt and pepper.  216 more words


The Go-To Ham, Leek & Gruyeré Quiche

In truth, I have not always been a proponent of quiches. Quiches are not the first item that my mind (or stomach, for that matter) gravitates towards when I walk into a bakery or when I want to craft something at home. 731 more words


Shepherd's Pie

One thing I’ve learned is that freezing lunch-sized portions of your favourite foods is incredibly important because you never know when things come up.

Take this weekend, for instance.  795 more words


Cooked Books #7 Soup For All Occasions

September is the time of year I turn to soup.  The salad lunches of summer are cast aside for a bowl of steaming, wholesome and preferably home made broth.   503 more words


Getting in a Pickle

Each year, as summer turns to autumn, I find myself facing a period of particular psychological stress. My days are tense from morning through till late at night. 695 more words

Green Living

[RECIPE] Vegan Cottage Pie with Sweet Potato

A cottage pie is a traditional savoury dish normally made with mincemeat and vegetables. When given a vegetarian transformation, the mince is often simply replaced with soya meat, however this recipe is a fun twist, using green vegetables and no meat substitutes! 263 more words


Delightful Cold Weather Feasts

It’s difficult to recall my fondness for winter as I stare out the window at yet another bleak, rainy day.  I’ve lost track of when I last saw the sun shining, but despite the current state of the weather, I… 867 more words

Adventures In The Epicurean World