Tag: coconut oil

Asian Buttermilk Fried Chicken Hot Wings Recipe

Asian Buttermilk Fried Chicken Hot Wings Recipe

Oh baby! I love chicken wings, and I’m always playing with new ways of making them but this time, I’ve really outdone myself.  I decided to combine my three favorite kinds of chicken wings; buttermilk fried chicken, hot wings, and Asian wings.  These crispy spicy […]

Shrimp Asparagus Risotto Recipe

Shrimp Asparagus Risotto Recipe

Two weeks ago, before the madness of the ice storm, I promised you my favorite recipe for using homemade seafood stock.  Today, I deliver!  While my sister is definitely the risotto champion in the family, I love to make it on days like today when […]

Maple Orange Carrots Recipe

Maple Orange Carrots Recipe

Eric and I love carrots.  This is a good thing since they’re a much cheaper vegetable than some of our other favorites like asparagus and bell peppers.  This year I wanted to come up with a few more affordable Thanksgiving side dishes.  I’ve been doing […]

Oatmeal Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Oatmeal Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Have you been looking for a guilt free autumn dessert? You have to try these oatmeal pumpkin chocolate chip cookies! Whole wheat flour, oats, organic sucanat, fresh pumpkin and dark chocolate chips turn these cookies into a healthy dessert perfect for any fall or winter […]

Halloween Rice Krispie Cake Recipe

Halloween Rice Krispie Cake Recipe

We’re bringing our Halloween Rice Krispie Cake up from the archives for an update to the photos and recipe. We hope you’ll enjoy it as much as we do! Take Rice Krispies Treats to a new level of fun in this easy Halloween Rice Krispie […]

Fresh Summer Tomatoes and Peas with Shrimp

Fresh Summer Tomatoes and Peas with Shrimp

As a brand new gardener I have been patiently waiting for my very first tomato plants to burst with plump red and golden fruit.  Unfortunately, the weather has not been working with me.  The large amount of rain we had at the beginning of summer […]

Goat Cheese Stuffed Squash Blossom Recipe

Goat Cheese Stuffed Squash Blossom Recipe

If you haven’t yet noticed my obsession with edible flowers, this post will make it completely apparent.  One of my favorite summer lunches is lightly fried zucchini blossoms.  I simply stuff them with a small spoonful of goat cheese and then dip them in a […]

Asparagus Soup: What to do with Asparagus Ends

Asparagus Soup: What to do with Asparagus Ends

Every time I cook with asparagus, I fret over those woody ends that I’ve always been taught are good for nothing but the compost pile.  While I can add them to my freezer bag of vegetable scraps to make stock, I felt like there had […]