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Squash season is here and it’s hard to resist these pretty orbs in all their bold orange and yellow splendor. However, they can be intimidating to cook and definitely require a sharp knife to cut through their tough outer layer. … Continue reading

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Vegetable Soupe Au Pistou

It’s getting to be late in the fall and that means that if you have a CSA or shop at the farmers market you are swimming in more vegetables than you know what to possibly do with. As the growing … Continue reading

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Mid-Week Masterpiece: Black Bean Celery Soup with Fresh Vegetables

Perhaps its the early summer weather, but I have had very low motivation to go grocery shopping lately. This has left me rummaging around the cupboards and fridge when dinnertime comes, trying to construct something healthy and flavorful that will … Continue reading

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Lighten Up for Spring

Somewhere that is not New York City it is already spring. On the Frenchie fashion blogs les filles are blogging about their open toed shoes and cute, light weight spring clothes. On the foodie blogs bloggers from California, the Southern … Continue reading

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Eastern European Inspired Solstice Feast (with vegan/vegetarian options)

Since New York is currently covered in snow and I am stuck in my northeastern hideaway until tomorrow when the roads are cleared it seems like a perfect time to tell you about our solstice dinner (one day late) last … Continue reading

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My Favorite (Flexible) Fall Soup

Perhaps you have stumbled into my luck this fall and you, like me, have a fridge and counter top over flowing with autumnal produce bounty from your CSA or local farmers market. What’s there? Butternut squash? Sweet Potatoes? Peppers? Carrots? … Continue reading

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Community Cooking Club: Lunch Specials

“Daytime should be delicious” In response to my entry about bringing your lunch to work or school, the indefatigable Tracy Candido invited me to be part of her new project, Community Cooking Club. CCC is a “lateral learning” event that … Continue reading

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