How to Soften Brown Sugar I like to stock my vacation place with some basic things so that when I’m there I can still cook and bake. But, I like to make sure that the food I keep won’t attract any critters. So, I keep things like sugar in airtight sealed containers. But,…
Instant Vegetarian Broth Mix made with spices and dried herbs from your spice cabinet. Keeps for a long time.
Alternative cookies (and other tasty treats) as gifts: recipes for flourless (gluten-free) chocolate pecan cookies, Almond Butter Chocolate Chunkers (no flour, are dairy free, low-sugar, and have lots of antioxidants from the dark chocolate), and Honey Roasted Pecans
Lentil Chili with Green Onions is a great easy vegan weeknight dinner that’s both delicious and healthy. Serve it with some nice crusty bread and a dinner salad and you’re ready to rock!
Dinner… sometimes you have something in mind for dinner, but it just doesn’t work out. Maybe something went bad in the ‘fridge. Maybe you forgot to pick something up at the grocery store. Maybe someone in the house says they just don’t want that thing tonight.
This year (2010) for Christmas Eve dinner I went with a Moroccan theme… appetizer, stew, coucous, flat bread, dessert. It was all yummy and healthy. And, I got to use some recipes from my Cookbook, Cupboard Cooking.