Broccoli Pomegranate Salad

Broccoli Pomegranate Salad

Broccoli Pomegranate Salad fits perfectly into a holiday meal because it's simple but festive, comes together quickly, can be prepped a day or 2 ahead then mixed together right before serving.  With so many dishes needing attention at the last-minute, this salad is a bright spot on the holiday menu in more ways than one.  It's not fussy or high ... Read More
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Dijon Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Dijon Roasted Brussels Sprouts

All veggies taste best when they're in season but this is especially true for Brussels sprouts, and now is their time to shine.  I get so excited to see them at markets in the fall.  Choose sprouts that have an even green coloring, are firm, and measure about 1 1/2 inches in diameter.  This is an old recipe from way ... Read More
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Savory Crusted Stuffed Buttercup Squash

Savory Crusted Stuffed Buttercup Squash

Savory Crusted Stuffed Buttercup Squash was created because I have a love affair going with sweet buttercup squash and I needed to figure out a way to get it on my plate...and in my mouth more often.  Out of all the winter squashes to choose from this is my favorite.  Kabocha is a type of buttercup with the same qualities. ... Read More
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Cooking Class:Hearty Soups-Hearty Meals

Cooking Class : Hearty Soups – Hearty Meals

Hearty Soups – Hearty meals is just what we need as winter approaches bringing with it cold temps and from what I’ve heard, lots of snow.  During the long cold days of winter, I can’t think of anything better than coming home to something savory and fragrant simmering in the kitchen. This cooking class takes place in a comfortable home … Read More

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Freezer Tomato Basil Marinara Sauce

Freezer Tomato Basil Marinara Sauce

I'm in denial that fall weather has arrived here in the northwest, despite the calendar. Boo.  At some point a miracle takes place deep inside me where fall has found a place in my heart once again, and I can let go of the long lazy days of summer.  At this writing, that hasn't happened yet.  Putting food up for ... Read More
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