Tag Archives: Tablespoon

How to Cook With Your Nose

I remember when I first made the decision to move away from high sugar, high salt food, to more wholesome, natural food.  It was the day that I realized that the pre-packaged food tastes like crap compared to the stuff … Continue reading

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Easy Tender Crock Pot Brisket

I love the show Cooks Country on PBS.  They thoroughly evaluate recipes and cooking equipment  and give everyone only the very best.  The show is a lot of fun to watch too.  I normally catch it half way through and … Continue reading

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Pan Seared Pork Chops with Cherry Rosemary Compote

One of the great things about cherries is that they are affordable only long enough that you don’t get sick of them.  For just a few weeks you can load up on cherries without feeling guilty, and then they are … Continue reading

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The Frozen Essence of Summer: Watermelon Granita

When I lived in Texas summer was my least favorite season.  It’s so hot and dry and miserable that I never enjoyed it.  Summer is totally different in Colorado.  We have a lovely garden that is finally producing, the weather … Continue reading

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Felafel and Cucumber Dill Sauce with Variations

I don’t think I will ever forget the first time I had felafel.  That day changed my culinary horizons, it was a revelation.  The humble Felafel and Fries in Adams Morgan in DC still holds a place of great esteem … Continue reading

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Curried Rice Noodles With Chicken (or Pork) and Shrimp

I was getting bored with my cooking, so I decided to bust open a cook book and just see how it went.  I had never heard of the book “How to Cook Everything” until I got a box set of … Continue reading

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Perfect Meatloaf

I love meatloaf.  I do not know why it is always mentioned with derision on TV, b/c the stuff is very good.  Even with my old way of doing it, it was still like a burger in a different form.  … Continue reading

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