Category Archives: Non-dairy

French Fridays with Dorie: Leeks Vinaigrette with Mimosa

It’s wonderful to be cooking with a group of people again. So fun in fact I am looking around for another potential cookbook and group. While I’m not sure I could juggle two online groups, it’s very tempting. Having said … Continue reading

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Easy Slow-Cooker Dinner: Filling for Chicken Tacos

  Do not put away your slow cooker for the winter! Slow cookers are a great option for cooking inside during the warm summer months. They make less heat than the oven, and you don’t have to stand over the … Continue reading

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Amish Broccoli Salad

I’m not really sure what makes this broccoli salad “Amish,” but I definitely associate with with Midwestern potluck dinners, cookouts, and supper club salad bars. It seemed like the perfect accompaniment to the inaugural grilling of bratwurst on our new … Continue reading

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Curried Carrot Tahini Slaw

This is a quick post to share with you all a recipe from Kathy Patalsky and her blog at that is focused on vegan food and cooking. “Whoa!” I’m sure you are saying, “I know how you eat, and … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday: Provence Bean and Artichoke Ragout

Reading food magazines has long been a favorite pastime. In the 70’s and 80’s it was my mom’s subscription to Cuisine, then later my copies of Vegetarian Times and for a while Saveur (which I still cannot pronounce with any level … Continue reading

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Saturday Farmers Market: Strawberry and Rhubarb Compote

Note: With all the Easter prep, I never got around to posting this on Sunday. Look for a meatless Monday post a bit later.  This past Saturday was a day of near constant rain and chilly temps.  Despite this, I … Continue reading

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Breakfast Chia

There is this nostalgia I’ve developed for warm bowls of cooked breakfast cereals. I remember my mother making cream of rice cereal for her herself during long cold winters. I can see the bowl of it, with some maple syrup, … Continue reading

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