Monthly Archives: September 2012

Banana Nut Bread French Toast with Maple Butter Pecan Ice Cream

It’s perfect for special weekend brunches, which is why I’m bringing this to you on a soggy and puddle-filled Friday morning. Before gathering the umbrella that I never use for myself, only for the kids ( I prefer to just run for it, … Continue reading

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Portobello Kebabs with Garlic Mash and Mo’shrooms (and a book review)

I was sent a book to share with you, aptly titled, “Must Have Been Something I Ate,” by Peggy Kotsopoulos, a registered holistic nutritionist.  You know the quote by Hippocrates, “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food,” this book illucidates that message … Continue reading

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Preserving Summer

Last February I had an insatiable craving for sweet and juicy cherry tomatoes that did not dwindle even slightly over time, which motivated me to start a little vegetable garden last spring.  Now, I am jarring and canning and freezing … Continue reading

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Back To School Lunch

Without fail, a muted silver sky and a light sprinkling of rain graces every first day of school for us, appropriately enough.  The kids stand at the bus stop leaning against their moms and dads, holding brightly colored cartoon-covered umbrellas. … Continue reading

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