Seattle is seeing some very nice weather this summer. For this Seattleite, this is a welcome change from our typical rain. All this lovely weather means we’re grilling even more than usual. While Mike mans the grill, I’m in charge of side dishes and salads.
Every season has a significance to it, doesn’t it? Winter is all about the holidays. Spring is all about surviving winter. Summer is all about fun. Then there’s my favorite season – fall. I love the crispness in the air, and the amazing colors of leaves as they fall from the trees and scatter across […]
I realize I’m on a chicken high these days, and you’re most likely wondering when I’m going to move on. I’m afraid there’s no end to my imagination when it comes to chicken. My step dad used to say I could eat chicken for breakfast, lunch and dinner – thus the need for an endless […]
When I’m feeding a crowd, I like to have options on the dinner table for everyone. This easy vegetable lasagna is perfect because it pleases meat-free eaters and meat eaters alike. Even better, I can make it one day – even two days – ahead of time so it’s ready to go.
Why eat Thanksgiving leftovers until you can’t stand to look at them anymore! Leftover turkey, potatoes, and cooked vegetables freeze beautifully. Pull them from the freezer and turn them into a quick meal after holiday shopping, or a healthy dinner for the kids while you whoop it up at your company Christmas party. Whether you […]
Fall is the quintessential time to serve your family the most perfect of comfort foods – a casserole. Dictionary.com defines a casserole as “any food, usually a mixture, cooked in such a dish.” Wikipedia describes the dish as “a large, deep dish used both in the oven and as a serving vessel.” These descriptions mean […]