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Chamomile Mint Cold Brew

Chamomile Mint Cold Brew

Posted July 24, 2018

  CHAMOMILE MINT COLD BREW I went to Vermont and all I got was nine bunches of fresh herbs. That’s not exactly true. I also returned with potatoes, beef, onions, flowers, coffee beans, zucchini, eggs, and a whole chicken. But…

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5-Minute Wake-Me-Up Breakfast Bowls

5-Minute Wake-Me-Up Breakfast Bowls

Posted May 15, 2018

Sometimes, when the seasons switch, I crave an easy recipe for eating lighter and a method for sticking to that lighter eating. I devised this recipe for 5-Minute Wake-Me-Up Breakfast Bowls for both of us, to bring on spring in…

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2 Recipes for Beans from Scratch

Posted April 4, 2018

The two most reliable ingredients in my pantry are beans and rice. And, in turn, the two most reliable recipes are these Two Recipes for Beans from Scratch.  The variety of beans or style of rice doesn’t matter, and hasn’t really…

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Bread Salad Days: Summer Cornbread Panzanella with Honey Dressing

Posted August 15, 2017

Everything changed when we “discovered” panzanella. Suddenly salad could have chunks of bread and the definition of “greens” began to shift to include all manner of decidedly non-leafy fruit and vegetables. A classic tomato-mozz-basil-and-ciabatta became our go-to potluck offering and…

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