French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese and Walnuts

French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese and Walnuts
This recipe is from David Lebovitz's cookbook My Paris Kitchen.  My daughter "accidentally" left her copy at my house, knowing it will make excellent bedtime reading material for me.  After paging through it I noticed we liked the same recipes, and this is one of them. With temp's getting warmer, all we want to do is play and work outdoors. ... Read More

Roasted Vegetable Mac N’ Cheese

Roasted Vegetable Mac N' Cheese

Too often in the midst of a busy schedule, I loose perspective that each day is a precious gift . That’s why when our daughter asked if we’d watch our 2 grandchildren so they could celebrate their 10th wedding anniversary, we didn’t hesitate. With a cooking class to teach and make ahead meals on my to do list for the same … Read More

Zucchini Rice Gratin with Swiss Chard

Zucchini Rice Gratin with Swiss Chard

Zucchini quietly crept up on us this year. Every night we’d meander out to the garden to take a peak at its progress and we’d come away with dashed hope. Greens are taking over, including squash leaves, and I began to wonder if it was going to be a garden season of slow production of “fruit” but big on leaves. … Read More