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Maple Nut Granola (for snack skeptics)

My husband likes to eat cereal as a late night snack.  I am not a big snacker myself.  Years ago, when I was living by myself, a girlfriend who was staying with me for a while stood in front of

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Maple Nut Granola (for snack skeptics)

My husband likes to eat cereal as a late night snack.  I am not a big snacker myself.  Years ago, when I was living by myself, a girlfriend who was staying with me for a while stood in front of

Spice Infused Lemon Salt
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Last Minute, Frugal, Heartfelt Christmas Gifts/ Spice Infused Lemon Salt and Vanilla Sugar

I don’t understand how Christmas can be so close!  Here is what happened.  I put a lot of effort into Thanksgiving and then tumbled headlong into lingering illness, computer meltdown and a series of deadlines that would knock your socks

Spice Infused Lemon Salt
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Last Minute, Frugal, Heartfelt Christmas Gifts/ Spice Infused Lemon Salt and Vanilla Sugar

I don’t understand how Christmas can be so close!  Here is what happened.  I put a lot of effort into Thanksgiving and then tumbled headlong into lingering illness, computer meltdown and a series of deadlines that would knock your socks

Cauliflower Almond Turmeric Soup
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Cauliflower Almond Turmeric Soup

In the summer, I was contacted by an editor at The Guardian who wanted to use my recipe for Sticky Boozy Chocolate Plum Pudding Cake in their 10 Best Plum Recipes article.  I was very, very excited.  It took a

Cauliflower Almond Turmeric Soup
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Cauliflower Almond Turmeric Soup

In the summer, I was contacted by an editor at The Guardian who wanted to use my recipe for Sticky Boozy Chocolate Plum Pudding Cake in their 10 Best Plum Recipes article.  I was very, very excited.  It took a

Roasted Spiced Carrot with Tahini Lemon Sauce and Pistachios
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Roasted, Spiced Carrots with Tahini Lemon Sauce and Pistachios

In the winter, I am a dedicated eater of various roasted root vegetables served with various sauces (Aloo Chat Inspired Oven Fries and Oven Yam Fries with Miso Gravy).  This kind of food is easy, satisfying, warming, nourishing and delicious. 

Roasted Spiced Carrot with Tahini Lemon Sauce and Pistachios
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Roasted, Spiced Carrots with Tahini Lemon Sauce and Pistachios

In the winter, I am a dedicated eater of various roasted root vegetables served with various sauces (Aloo Chat Inspired Oven Fries and Oven Yam Fries with Miso Gravy).  This kind of food is easy, satisfying, warming, nourishing and delicious. 

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Ideas for Thanksgiving 2014

Here is this year’s updated list of Thanksgiving recipes that can be found on this blog.  All of the recipes include directions for both gluten-free and gluten-full preparations (unless one or the other is specified).  You can click on the photos

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Ideas for Thanksgiving 2014

Here is this year’s updated list of Thanksgiving recipes that can be found on this blog.  All of the recipes include directions for both gluten-free and gluten-full preparations (unless one or the other is specified).  You can click on the photos

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Red Lentil and Autumn Vegetable Soup

I made this soup a few weeks ago when the leaves first started changing and I choose ingredients mostly because of their autumnal colors.  It is not typical for me to make food with aesthetics as my primary motivation.  Luckily though,

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Red Lentil and Autumn Vegetable Soup

I made this soup a few weeks ago when the leaves first started changing and I choose ingredients mostly because of their autumnal colors.  It is not typical for me to make food with aesthetics as my primary motivation.  Luckily though,

Goat Cheese and Autumn Vegetable Tart with a Gluten-Free Poppy Seed Crust
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Goat Cheese and Autumn Vegetable Tart with a Gluten-Free Poppy Seed Crust

I make this tart a lot.  It like to serve it to guests with a Spicy Beet Salad with Horseradish and maybe some duck pate and radishes.  I like to take  the leftovers to work for lunch the next day. 

Goat Cheese and Autumn Vegetable Tart with a Gluten-Free Poppy Seed Crust
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Goat Cheese and Autumn Vegetable Tart with a Gluten-Free Poppy Seed Crust

I make this tart a lot.  It like to serve it to guests with a Spicy Beet Salad with Horseradish and maybe some duck pate and radishes.  I like to take  the leftovers to work for lunch the next day.