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
When I was little, I lived with my Great-Grandmother, my “Gram.” She was born and raised in rural Tennessee. Born in the “Hallow” in a two room house. They kept warm in the winter with a woodstove and sharing the feather bed with her sisters. Growing up with her I was gifted this incredible culture of gardening for your own food, sewing what you need, and making with your own… Read More »Southern Vegetarian Biscuits and Gravy – Memories and recipes
We've been traveling and that means eating out daily. Sometimes that's nice. But usually, you are searching the menu for the one thing that is comforting at the end of a long day. This week as soon as I got home I had to make a cup of Loose Leaf Tea and a batch of homemade kreplach for my family. What is Kreplach? Kreplach is the Yiddish name for the traditional… Read More »Kreplach For Vegetarians – Homemade “Beef” Kreplach
I love Thai food. The complex combinations of tart, savory, and spice are marvelous and I could eat Thai food every day. Being a Pescatarian – a vegetarian who eats fish occasionally, Thai is an easy place to dine. Most Thai restaurants will make your dishes vegetarian with tofu easily upon request.
So, those of you who know me personally know that I am a vegetarian and love to cook. So each year I spend a great amount of time looking for new recipes. When we have big family gatherings, everyone always expects us to have an interesting and tasty new main dish. Through the years we have had some …amazing dishes, some passed down family favorites, and some dishes that… Read More »Recipe: Roast Tofurky baked w/Caramelized Onion & Cherries