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Farmer’s Market Inspiration

Meet Farmer David Moreno of Moreno Farms near Scottsdale, AZ, USA.   As i stood at his produce stand on this warm, sunny day with breezes swirling the blossom scents of the Sonoran Desert all around me- I couldn’t help but … Continue reading

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Five Quick Steps for Fabulous Everyday Salads

I spent the weekend reading about grains. (I know, right?) I was the last one in my family to come down with the stupid cold, when a book arrived at my door- “Amazing Grains” cookbook by author Ghillie James.  So … Continue reading

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Up For a Family Cooking Adventure?

A package arrived at my doorstep, with my name on it.   I tore it open, and was giddy over the fact that author Jennifer Tyler Lee, creator of Crunch a Color, sent me her new book titled, “The 52 … Continue reading

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“Dying” Food Culture Video / Happy October 01

HAPPY FRIGHT MONTH READERS, WOO HOO HA HA HA Don’t be in the wrong place at the wrong time. Don’t be THAT house… with a dying food culture. Click on this link below to watch a ONE MINUTE SCARY Food Education … Continue reading

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Humble Risotto

Warmth in a bowl. A little parmesan cheese, a lot of homemade chicken stock, and the scent of onions and celery softening away in butter & olive oil.  I’m home. Jamie Oliver just came out with his latest cookbook, Jamie’s … Continue reading

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Jamie Oliver’s New #ComfortFood Cookbook

I forgot how much i love a steak sandwich. Want to know what i say every time i cook a Jamie Oliver recipe? “I can’t believe i just made this!!!” It’s that good. I love playing in the kitchen with such … Continue reading

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The Four Elements of Chai Tea

Chai means “tea” in Hindi. Some of us have repeated ourselves by asking for “Chai Tea” at our local tea and coffeehouses, bought the convenient quart box at the grocery store, or have steeped individual chai flavored tea bags.  Here … Continue reading

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