Blueberry Custard Baked Oatmeal 3

Blueberry Custard Baked Oatmeal
Last weekend I did one of my very favorite things, I taught a 2 day cooking class, a “Healthy Weekend Makeover.” It’s really very fun a small group of people spend 2 full days with me in a gorgeous kitchen.   We make breakfasts, soups, quinoa, they spatchcock a chicken, grass-fed meats, salads, dressing, eggs, ...

Real Bread: Peasant Potato Bread

Real Bread: Peasant Potato Bread
The past couple of weeks we have been visiting family and friends in Romania.  It has been such a wonderful trip! The baby is a charmer and apparently a good traveler, and I have been able to have tons of food adventures.  Really, we’ve made traditional cheeses, learned recipes in the mountains, had traditional food ...

Totinos Schmotinos 1

Totinos Schmotinos
  Italians have rocket sandwiches, rocket pizza, rocket salads on menus all summer long.  My first encounter with “rocket” listed on an italian menu just confused me, what? It turned out to be arugula, a spicy peppery green that balanced out creamy cheese and crusty bread on a pretty amazing italian sandwich.  Silly me I ...