True or false: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I think it’s the best way to kick off the weekend. But I don’t always have time for a big breakfast during the workweek. That’s why I like to take my time on Saturday mornings, before the Farmer’s Market to make a big batch of Biscuits and Gravy. Click HERE to go to the recipe Why Biscuits… Read More »Southern Vegetarian: My Grandmother’s Biscuit and Gravy Recipe Revisited
Dinner is my favorite time to create. I put on some music, sip a little wine, and let the aromas of the kitchen come to life. But sometimes I don’t feel like spending an hour or more in the kitchen and something quick fits much better. So something as simple as a burger can become even better with some time and effort. One night I felt creative, looking through the… Read More »Goat Cheese and Chocolate Balsamic glazed veggie burgers
We love Chicago! The city is easy to navigate, there are plenty of things to see and do for all ages. Short on time? Here are 5 things you must do while in Chicago. The River tours – We like the river tours of Chicago. They are a great way to see the architectural beauty of Chicago, learn some unusual facts, and enjoy a slow morning. I like when our guide… Read More »5 Things You Must See and Do In Chicago!
In the pantry I found 1 sweet potato, I have no idea why I only had one. I found a roll of polenta – always handy to have! I had a package of shrimp in the freezer and a small carton of tiny tomatoes. What to make?
In the winter, when the weather is cold and dark, I love to get in the kitchen and make something that fills the house with warm smells that bring everyone into the kitchen to see what is making their mouths water. These muffins are amazing and I start making them right when the weather starts to cool off all through winter. I like to change up the ingredients. You can… Read More »Cranberry Pumpkin Muffins
I love being a vegetarian. It fits my lifestyle and it’s what I need to do for my daughter, who has stomach issues. After being asked for the recipe for my breaded Seitan, I thought I’d share it. Making Seitan isn’t difficult. In fact, once you have made it a few times, you will find that you no longer have any desire to pay the high prices for it in… Read More »Chicken Fried Seitan Recipe