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Cream of jalapeño soup with corn and potatoes

Cream of jalapeño soup with corn and potatoes

My boyfriend David and I have an ongoing debate when it comes to soups. He likes them chunky, but I like running all of my …

 

Roasted tomato and onion alfredo (served tossed with pasta)

Roasted tomato and onion alfredo (served tossed with pasta)

I like roasted tomato sauces, and I like alfredo sauces. The other day the tomatoes at Safeway were looking and smelling good so I decided …

 

Oven steamed rosemary potatoes and onions

Oven steamed rosemary potatoes and onions

It seems like I’m always looking for things to make with spare rosemary. That’s because they sell it in bundles at the store near my …

 

Classic cheese fondue

Classic cheese fondue

I remember the first time I had fondue, it was with my parents at a restaurant in Sacramento a few years back. I actually wasn’t …

 

Mango kiwi salsa

Mango kiwi salsa

I love a good fruit salsa. Just a few weeks ago I did one with pomegranates and pear, but last night for dinner I went …

 

Dark chocolate banana splits

Dark chocolate banana splits

I made a batch of homemade vanilla bean ice cream last Sunday. It came out super creamy and delicious, but I wanted to make something …

 

Vegan quinoa rosemary and carob chip scones

Vegan quinoa rosemary and carob chip scones

I think that rosemary and chocolate is an amazing combination. I remember years ago, I saw a chef on some Food Network show make cookies …

 

Kale and deviled egg salad (with parsley, mushrooms, and sunflower seeds)

Kale and deviled egg salad (with parsley, mushrooms, and sunflower seeds)

When I went to the farmer’s market two weekends ago I came across a vendor with gorgeous purple kale. According to my research (a couple …

 

French onion focaccia (plus my tips on high altitude yeast baking)

French onion focaccia (plus my tips on high altitude yeast baking)

My holiday present from my boyfriend David was a weekend trip to Breckenridge, Colorado. I’d never been before, and although I don’t ski or snowboard, …

 

Ground seitan and veggie tacos (vegan)

Ground seitan and veggie tacos (vegan)

When I was growing up, one of my favorite dinners that my parents would make was homemade tacos. I used to love helping my dad …