Archive for January, 2010

entree, recipe

Stuffed Polenta

Stuffed Polenta

I have no time for a lengthy post today, so I’ll let the picture speak for itself. (Hello delicious melty cheese!) Basically, this dish is polenta (that’s corn grits to [...]

January 27, 2010 × 6 comments

recipe

Homemade Guinness Mustard

Homemade Guinness Mustard

When I was in college, my favorite snack was soda crackers slathered in yellow mustard and a Diet Coke. (Sidebar: I used to be completely addicted to Diet Coke, going [...]

January 22, 2010 × 15 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Warm Winter Vegetable Salad (with bacon!)

Warm Winter Vegetable Salad (with bacon!)

We’re in the throes of winter! Actually, we’re not here in Miami. After the ridiculous cold last week, it’s been a crisp and beautiful 70 degrees every day. This is [...]

January 20, 2010 × 12 comments

breakfast, dessert, recipe, sides & bites

Nutty Banana Power Bars

Nutty Banana Power Bars

Tom and I are training for the A1A (Fort Lauderdale) Half Marathon next month and we’re getting to that point in our training where I get really, really hungry in [...]

January 15, 2010 × 17 comments

recipe, sides & bites

Garlic Roasted Sunchokes

Garlic Roasted Sunchokes

A what-choke? A sunchoke. What’s that? Wikipedia says that “despite its name, the Jerusalem artichoke has no relation to Jerusalem, and it is not a type of artichoke, even though [...]

January 12, 2010 × 5 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Lentil & Sweet Potato Soup with Bacon & Cilantro

Lentil & Sweet Potato Soup with Bacon & Cilantro

Happy New Year! It’s been a while, hasn’t it? My fingers feel stiff and rusty from lack of blogging. Or maybe it’s the frigid weather. Yes, it’s frigid in Miami! [...]

January 6, 2010 × 12 comments