03. January 2020
When the Christmas battle has been won and the Post-Christmas battle has yet to commence, time for Mac & Cheese!
12. December 2019
The lowly turnip (aka rutabaga) shines at the Christmas feast!

25. November 2019
It's a big, fluffy pancake that can be dolled up either sweet, with fruit and jam and whipping cream and such, or savoury, with meat and veg and herbs galore. Your imagination is your only limit!
12. November 2019
Some home cooking is easy to modify when vegans come to town. Pizza! Simply eliminate the cheese!

21. October 2019
A Google of “pumpkin pie for those who don’t like pumpkin pie” yielded this beauty which will impress all but the most resistant of the pumpkin pie averse. Fluffy Pumpkin Buttermilk Pie from smittenkitchen.com.
06. October 2019
There are times when doing everything "from scratch" is not required. One of those occasions is Thanksgiving when you are swinging a complex dinner for a crowd and you don't have staff. Consider this excellent Mashed Potato Casserole with boxed potato flakes!

24. September 2019
High school Home Ec. back in the day taught us essentials like "White Sauce" and recipes we despised like Eggs á la Goldenrod. Turns out, it's a classic and when not being forced to become happy homemakers, it is really quite delicious. The secret is in the sauce!
12. September 2019
The first day of school is the first day of the queen of comfort food, the pot roast. Just be sure to use a cut that is not too lean. Other than that, it's hard to go wrong. We all remember coming home from school to the smell of this deliciousness as our soft landing.

12. August 2019
Sometimes the lure of a traditional recipe is just what's needed. Though we don't all have a basic bread recipe that we can simply modify, if we did, the base bread of this beauty would be a good one to choose!
02. August 2019
It's that time of year when friends present friends with zucchinis the size of their thighs. Compost them, my friends, or , if you just don't have the hears, perhaps this quick bread.

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