Quick Combos: Sweet Potatoes, Creamer Peas, Okra, Spaghetti Squash, Potatoes For quick combos this week, try braised creamer peas, baked sweet potatoes, okra fritters, spaghetti squash & herbs, and smashed potatoes…yes, smashed! Slow down and enjoy these long summer days with friends and family. Read on!
Summer Squash Croquettes “I wasn’t sure what to do with all this summer squash I’ve acquired. It was too hot to turn on the oven, and I found this awesome recipe. I used exclusively Farmhouse products to make it gluten-free Read on!
When I was in high school, there was a class called “Home Ec.” This might seem charming and antiquated, but wait til you hear the rest of it. Home Ec was just for girls. There was another class, a class Read on!
Fresh Vegetables Artichokes Keep artichokes refrigerated (32-36°F), storing in a perforated plastic bag to retain moisture. Steam and serve with browned butter and vinaigrette for dipping. Arugula Keep arugula refrigerated (32-36°F), stored in a perforated plastic bag, away from fruits Read on!
Eating is a moral act. Eating is a political act. Eating can be an act of delicious rebellion, joyful defiance in the face of corporatism and greed. For this holiday celebrating our freedom, let us not forget to celebrate our Read on!
1 Tbs. flavorless vegetable oil or coconut oil 1 small red onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1″ piece fresh ginger, peeled and sliced 1 small hot pepper, minced 1 stalk lemongrass, outer layers peeled away, tender inside near Read on!
adapted from 101 Cookbooks 1 pound new potatoes, unpeeled and quartered 3-4 small summer squash, cut in half or quartered 1 bunch of green onions or spring onions a big splash of olive oil 2 lemons, cut in half Read on!
There is a well-worn story in my family about the time I was taken to the zoo at six years old. The monkeys capered, the giraffes stretched their necks, the peacocks preened, the seals clapped and tossed balls, and the Read on!
adapted from Beyond the Great Wall, Jeffrey Alford and Naomi Duguid 4 Asian eggplants 2 medium tomatoes 4 green onions 2 T toasted sesame oil 1 T minced garlic 1 T grated ginger 2 t salt 1/2-1 c homemade chicken Read on!