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The Most Requested Meal

It goes in phases, but the most requested meal at Casa Stacie right now is oven roasted salmon and mashed potatoes (and a green veg or salad for good measure). 287 more words

Cooking With Kids

The Future of the Food Movement

Sometimes it pays to check Twitter compulsively. Last Friday, while checking Twitter yet again, I noticed a tweet from Michael Pollan with information on a limited number of tickets for the last Edible Education 101 lecture at UC Berkeley, organized by… 1,122 more words


Is Bacon A Carb?

“Plan your final meal.”  Well, I’m not sure what I did nor why my lawyer couldn’t get me a stay, but if I was really planning my last meal it would probably be Krispy Kreme donuts and cereal and I definitely would not be paying for and making it myself.   608 more words


Beyond Meat: A New Meatless Product

About a year ago, for environmental reasons, Clif and I decided to stop eating beef and pork. In addition, we don’t eat much fish or seafood—even though we love it—because we have come to believe that there is no way the oceans can sustainably feed so many people on this planet. 647 more words


Lea & Perrin's pulled pork | Recipe report card

I’m gradually catching up on my posts from my recent bout of cooking. I have two brownie recipes to add after this, and then I think I’m done. 381 more words


Banana Pancakes

Breakfast is undoubtedly my favorite meal and when it comes to breakfast there are few things as satisfying as cutting into a stack of pancakes.  My wife prefers waffles so I’ll usually make a batch of pancakes when she is out of town.   475 more words

Meals & Miscellaneous

Seared steak with mustard spinach | Recipe report card

One reason I am liking How to Cook Everything Fast so far is that the recipes are for near-complete meals. Half the planning is done! In fact, if I was single, they would be complete meals, but since I’m cooking for two other people with opinions about food and also trying to make sure that the Bug eats at least one serving of veggies at dinner, I like to add one more thing to them. 472 more words