Tag Archives: vegetables

Recipe: Beets with Lemon, Almonds, and Goat Cheese

One of my favorite Portlandia sketches is the ‘911 Beet Emergency’ sketch. You’ll have to watch it, and be a fan of beets, to know why. Even though beets always temporarily scare the crap out of me when I eat … Continue reading

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Recipe: Chicken Pot Pie and Cream Cheese & Chive Biscuits

It’s that point in the summer where we’re all longing for Fall, right? Crunchy leaves, autumn colors, piping hot lattes, apple picking, sweaters and scarves, homemade soup. If I haven’t done enough to convince you, let this GIF: If you … Continue reading

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Recipe: Homemade Giardiniera

I’m obsessed with giardiniera and have been meaning to make it for ages. Also, since marrying an Italian, I’ve felt inexplicably compelled to master all Italian cuisine. I was hesitant though because I like my pickled goods to be sweet … Continue reading

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Recipe: The Best Winter Stew

The weather called for snow last Saturday and freezing temperatures through New Years. As soon as I heard that I was immediately in the mood to make a hearty winter stew. After a quick food shop last Saturday, I got to … Continue reading

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Recipe: Dirty Rice with Sausage

This recipe is my go-to when I want to make something healthy and quick. It’s simple but fresh and full of flavor. Domestocrat’s Dirty Rice with Sausage (yields 6 portions) 5 pork sausages (roughly 2 lbs.) 4 cups brown rice … Continue reading

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Recipe: Fancy Baked Potato

As you know, I love potatoes. I’m always looking for new and delicious ways to prepare them. When I saw these potatoes making the rounds on Pinterest, I was inspired and this recipe was born. Domestocrat’s Fancy Baked Potato (serves … Continue reading

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Recipe: Veggie & Egg Tower of Power

I love falling down a blogosphere rabbit hole and adding a whole mess of new blogs to my Google Reader. Last week I stumbled upon My New Roots, a blog full of nutritional and healthy vegetarian recipes. The recipes, photography, … Continue reading

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