on December 5th, 2013
Delicious and nothing more than stacked potatoes.
What is it about a potato that makes me want to start licking my lips. There are a kazillion recipes out there for potatoes whether they are white potatoes, red potatoes, sweet potatoes or even purple potatoes. You can eat them raw (I did as [...]
on November 25th, 2013
Just in time for Thanksgiving.
Every Thanksgiving for as long as I can remember I ask the same question of my family — sweet potatoes or mashed? And every year I get the same answer — BOTH. So that got me to thinking about the time my son, Paul, mixed the two [...]
on November 18th, 2013
Butternut squash from Mueller Farmer’s Market in Austin.
Another butternut squash recipe, that’s more than I have ever tried; but it is Fall and the perfect time for recipes made with squash.
It ‘s always so much fun going to see the kids whether it’s in Austin or Chicago. I love both [...]
on September 24th, 2013
Container full of good stuff.
When I went to the Urban Harvest Farmers Market a few weeks ago there were so many vendors selling all types of mushrooms and one person had the most beautiful portabella mushrooms. I only bought two because I wanted to make these vegetarian stuffed mushrooms for dinner that [...]
on July 21st, 2013
Who says you can never go home again!
We were recently back home for my twin sister’s husband’s (Gary) funeral. Why is it so hard to say goodbye to someone you have known for most of your life even though you know there is no more suffering and he is in a [...]