Tag Archives: blueberries

Edamame spread

My new favorite thing to share: a yummy spread made from edamame-move over hummus, there's a new party dip in town.

Quinoa black bean salad

Looking for another way to use this versatile, nutritious grain quinoa? Try a salad with black beans and avocados..........

Keen-what? (Quinoa)

What's small and nutty, very nutritious, versatile and isn't pronounced like it looks?

Quick and easy stuffed french toast

Love a nice breakfast but realize you've overslept waaaay too much to spend too much time slaving in the kitchen? What, me? certainly never! But in case that were to happen.....

Orange ricotta pancakes

Want to try a little something extra special for a day off or maybe a brunch with friends? Here's a really delicious twist on classic pancakes that's actually really easy. It just might be your new favorite thing.

Sonoma adventures without the grapes

So yes, Sonoma wine country has alot to offer. Not into wine? It's okay, there's so much else to see and do so grab a map, jump in the car and away you go!

Sonoma wine country

Sunshine, good friends, wineries--the makings for a lovely day sipping, tasting and relaxing.
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Techniques and Tidbits

Sometimes we need to stop and smell the roses, or in the kitchen maybe we need to stop and smell the mint or tomatoes or cupcakes. I needed a bit of a nudge to kickstart my inspiration again so I took one morning to see what I could find.

Maple Pecan Granola

A very tasty, healthy, and easy thing to make: granola should be near the top of your list of kitchen creations.

Curry sauce

One of our family favorites, this Japanese style curry sauce and rice is a true comfort food, so warm and fragrant and with just-right spice.