Tag: easy

Sesame-crusted seared salmon sashimi

I haven’t been blogging much lately. That’s because I had foot surgery a couple of weeks ago, so I haven’t been *doing* much worth blogging...

Croque madame casserole refashioned

What to do with leftover cubed bread the day after a cheese fondue? (Cheese fondue is a Swiss dish where cubes of bread are dipped...

Gifts in a jar: curried lentil soup

Last week, one of my best friends wrote me an e-mail that she was planning to give presents gifts in a jar this holiday season....

Five-spice glazed carrots

It is a huge challenge to get my elder son to eat any vegetable or fruit. He categorically refuses. In fact, for a while I...

Worms in dirt

I have a tradition of making fun food for Halloween every year. In the past, I have made monster pizzas, meringue “ghosties,” green monster hands...

Honey balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing

This is a very simple salad dressing recipe that tastes great on most salad greens, especially romaine, ma¬Ęche, red and green leaf lettuce, red and...

Chicken, tomato, and avocado salad

In season now! All the fresh, juicy tomatoes and ripe, luscious avocados inspired this yummy, Mexican-influenced summer salad.  I can’t stop eating this. It’s so...

Green smoothie #1 (dairy free)

I have an ongoing breakfast dilemma. First of all, it’s hard for me to get started in the morning. I am a slow waker-upper. Also,...