If you are looking for a tasty meatless meal I have a quick and flavorful idea for you: Barbecue Lentil Mushroom Burgers. Today is the 20th of the month so it's time for the Crazy Ingredient Challenge. A group of bloggers pick two ingredients not normally paired together and create a dish with them. The… Continue reading Barbecue Lentil Mushroom Burgers – Crazy Ingredient Challenge
In case you still need some good luck this year, may I suggest making some Crepes on February 2 with a piece of gold in hand for La Chandeleur, aka Crepe Day, aka Candlemas. February 2nd is a celebration of the presentation of the child Jesus in the Christian faith. It is celebrated differently in… Continue reading Crepes for La Chandeleur (Crepe Day)
Oh, do I have a treat for you! This Moroccan Lentil and Tomato Soup is flavorful, vegetarian, gluten free and "guaranteed" to bring you good fortune in the new year if you eat a big bowl on New Year's Day. Well, the last part is folklore, but these lentils were fabulous! The spice combination in… Continue reading Moroccan Lentil and Tomato Soup plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky
Cajun Gumbo. Simple Cajun stew with chicken and or shrimp and okra in a thick gravy like base. Paul Prudhomme's browned flour roux substitute.
October 9 is World Egg Day, one of those crazy made up Food Holidays to talk about all things eggs. I love days like this because it gives me something easy to post about. And what can be easier than egg recipes? We use eggs in a variety of ways from binding my meatloaf/meatballs to… Continue reading Egg Recipes for World Egg Day
I was thrilled with the winning ingredients for this month's Crazy Ingredient Challenge: mushrooms and goat cheese. The CIC is a blogging version of Chopped where we are assigned ingredients to make a dish and blog about it. But in our version, no one gets chopped. We all get lots of ideas to make with the… Continue reading Easy and Delicious Mushroom and Goat Cheese Ravioli
Get away from me with all of your pumpkin and apple recipes! It is only September 1st! It is still SUMMER! At least for 3 more weeks. Or at least can we wait until Labor Day. It is still time to savor the vine ripened tomatoes and zucchini and watermelon and spicy peppers. Enjoy them now before they… Continue reading 20 Fabulous Summer Produce Recipes – Tasty Tuesdays Linkup
Simply Elegant Tea Sandwiches - Cucumber Sandwiches and Watercress Sandwiches for a Tea Party, Ladies Luncheon or Bridal Shower.