Category Archives: dinners & main meal

Grilled Harmonica Zucchini

So just a quick and easy one, since it looks like it is going to storm real soon and that means I will unplug the computer. But the zucchini is flourishing and liking the rainstorms! Less watering for me is … Continue reading

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Pax Flammkuchen

What to do when it won’t stop snowing? I mean besides shoveling, which I have done plenty of, in the past few weeks. If you have kids you can build a snow giant. Me by myself, i would probably get … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Bulgur and Millet Casserole with Zucchini

Remember how I tell you to add more whole grains to your diet? No, ordering the ‘whole wheat toast’ with your diner breakfast is NOT what I had in mind. What I am talking about is stuff like this: Millet, … Continue reading

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Indian Spiced Spinach with Chana Dahl – Slow cooker Friday

One of my friends talked about Palak Paneer (Indian Spinach with Paneer Cheese) the other day and ever since that day I have been eyeing my overload of spinach, sitting sadly on the refrigerator shelf, slowly inching towards less crisp … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends Bean & Lentil ‘Slow Cooker Friday’ soup

This is so easy and yummy, I just had to write it up, although it barely deserves to be called a recipe. It’s really a classic example of the ‘afterthought’ or ‘remnant’ soup category. I used what looked at me … Continue reading

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Hungarian Goulash – ‘Slow Cooker Friday’

Now that the weather is turning to follow the leaves down the fall path, I think we are all in need for some ‘good for the soul’ warming foods that take no effort to make. ¬†And it’s been a while … Continue reading

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Tomato, Corn and Basil Galette

The other day I remembered a sort of free form tomato pie recipe I had tried years ago. Of course moving twice and a few garbage bags and fried computer hardware later, I have no clue where I had seen … Continue reading

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