Category Archives: spinach


You’ve heard about my love for Ezra Pound Cake before – remember that pumpkin soup? Everything I’ve tried from Rebecca’s website has been delish, and these palmiers are no exception. Oh, it’s pronounced “palm-yay” so now you can go ahead … Continue reading

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Creamy Cauliflower Soup

It’s awfully cold here in the Snow Belt and our friends in the Northeast are taking a wintry pummeling too. The shot above is from the Mentor Headlands – the snow-covered expanse on the left is Lake Erie. If you’re … Continue reading

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Mushroom Barley “Risotto”

Losing weight is up there is the top 5 New Year’s resolutions, and if you’ve pledged to drop a few pounds this year, you may be looking for meal ideas that don’t involve salad. Hearty and comforting, creamy and rich, … Continue reading

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Red Onion-Rosemary Pizza with Chickpeas and Spinach

It’s odd how certain things that sound so bizarre together somehow work in perfect harmony. Like when Glee mashed together “Singin’ In The Rain” and “Umbrella”. Or dipping Wendy’s french fries into a Frosty. Or the toppings on this pizza. … Continue reading

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Gorgonzola-Spinach Turkey Burgers with Sweet Potato Fries

In my meal planning post, I promised to share the recipe for my gorgonzola-spinach turkey burgers. Colorful, healthy, and filling, these burgers have it all. Andrew likes to eat them on whole wheat toast, but I’m just as happy to … Continue reading

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Hearty Egg Drop Soup

I’ve been wanting to try making an egg drop soup for a while, but never got around to it. I’ve read a few different recipes, including this one and this one, and figured I would cobble together my own version. … Continue reading

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Throw Together Pasta: Version 3

We do love our pasta around here, and I’m all about putting together meals with food we’ve already got on hand, even when we have house guests.  My mom and aunt were visiting again, and last time, I made butternut … Continue reading

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