Category Archives: vegetarian

whole wheat sourdough cinnamon rolls

Easter morning is such a good time for a bit of a splurge, and these cinnamon rolls fit that role perfectly.  The “sourdough cinnamon roll” idea had been floating around in my head for quite some time, and what better … Continue reading

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winter squash galette

There once was a time when I was an “immediate” blogger.  I’d concoct a recipe, make it, then post about it sometime that night or the next day.  However, living with dial-up internet has changed my ways!  Now it seems … Continue reading

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chocolate orange cookies

A few weeks ago, I decided I wanted to make cookies.  Not for any special reason, I just wanted to bake, and cookies were the quick, easy & delicious option!  When I mentioned this inclination, Joe quickly declared that he … Continue reading

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an ethiopian dinner

You know how sometimes a certain food gets stuck in your head, and you want to make it, and you plan to make it, and you have the recipe you want to use, but for some reason it takes you … Continue reading

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saint patrick’s day, part 2: apple potato cake

One of the cookbooks I’d borrowed from the library a while ago was all about potato recipes.  I had fun reading through it and getting a few ideas, but hadn’t actually copied any of the recipes out.  As I was … Continue reading

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sourdough chocolate muffins

Joe & I are currently taking a Master Gardener class here in Fairbanks; even though I’m still a bit of a beginning gardener, I figured I may as well take the class with Joe & learn what I could!  It’s … Continue reading

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everday dal with caramelized rice

One of the first ethnic foods I remember making was a brown lentil dal over a rice pilaf, spiced with cinnamon & cloves, and studded with raisins.  Growing up, my mom’s cooking did not tend towards any ethnic cuisines, and … Continue reading

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