Category Archives: Cooking

A Couple Cooks – Final Offerings

A Couple Cooks – Final Offerings So, you all know I’ve been cooking through A Couple Cooks food blog. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the experience and have learned a few things in the process. Here are my final offerings from this … Continue reading

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Blueberry Pear Sorbet

Blueberry Pear Sorbet After I made the Pear Tart that I shared HERE, I had these babies left over so decided to make a sorbet I added Blueberries into the mix as well to create this lovely color (am I … Continue reading

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A Couple Cooks – Let the Cooking Begin!

A Couple Cooks – Let the Cooking Begin!   Hello all! As I mentioned last Thursday, I am cooking through another food blog, A Couple Cooks. In this first week we tried the following: Spaghetti w/ Tuscan Kale & Chickpeas … Continue reading

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Pears

Pears Of all the fruits out there I think the pear is the most seductive. Their shape, texture and muted tones are simply stunning. I always get excited when pears make their way to the market. On my way home … Continue reading

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Green Kitchen Stories – It’s a Wrap!

Green Kitchen Stories – It’s a Wrap! If you’ve been following me the last few weeks you know I’ve been cooking through the lovely blog Green Kitchen Stories by David and Luise. In the last week I cooked three more … Continue reading

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Planning ahead so we don’t have to do anything right now

Planning ahead so we don’t have to do anything right now Brian & I enjoyed the most beautiful afternoon, enjoying a lovely bottle of wine, bread from 3 Girls in the Pike Place Market, and a lovely aged chedder also … Continue reading

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Green Kitchen Stories – Part 2

Green Kitchen Stories – Part 2 As many of you know, I’m cooking my way through the Green Kitchen Stories blog. Lots of wonderful recipes there. first up this last week was the Celeriac Lasagna AKA Shaved Roots & Mushroom … Continue reading

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Blood-Orange Sorbet

Blood-Orange Sorbet Winter here in the Pacific Northwest means we don’t have any local strawberries, Blueberries, or raspberries. But we do have citrus! I just love the bright flavor and color of grapefruits, tangerines, meyer lemons, and of course blood-oranges. … Continue reading

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Green Kitchen Stories – A New Chapter

Green Kitchen Stories A New Chapter So, I’ve been at my computer, which makes Peg very happy because she gets to be in my face, begging for head butts and drooling on the keyboard (really need to get a keyboard … Continue reading

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Cookbook Review – The Food Lover’s Cleanse, Winter

If you’ve been following along, you know I’ve been on the two week Winter Cleanse outlined in Bon Appetite’s book The Food Lover’s Cleanse by Sara Dickerman. Now this book is not about diets. It’s about healthy eating and filling … Continue reading

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