Tag: salt

Homemade Vegetable Stock Recipe

Homemade Vegetable Stock Recipe

This homemade vegetable stock recipe just might blow your mind! (Today’s post is an update from the archives, originally posted in October of 2010.) When you’re on a tight budget, you’re always looking for ways to scrimp and save.  One of the easiest ways to […]

Rosemary Sage Seasoning Salt Recipe

Rosemary Sage Seasoning Salt Recipe

During the winter, I have three herbs in my garden that are hearty enough to survive. The lavender tends to be something I prefer to use in the summer for baking or in lemonade. But the rosemary and sage are amazing for fall, winter, and […]

Parmesan Crusted Chicken Recipe

Parmesan Crusted Chicken Recipe

One of our favorite salads ever is at Dave and Buster’s, the arcade for adults.  It’s a chicken caesar salad but what makes it spectacular is the crispy parmesan crust on the chicken.  While I won’t claim any similarity to the Dave and Buster’s chicken […]

How to Make Bacon at Home

How to Make Bacon at Home

Curing bacon at home has been a pretty popular topic for food blogs over the past couple years.  Unfortunately,  every time I thought about making bacon myself the inevitable “It’s too hard” tape would start playing in the back of my mind.  Curing bacon is […]

Bruschetta Recipe and the South King County Latino Health Fair

Bruschetta Recipe and the South King County Latino Health Fair

On September 25 of this year I took on my biggest cooking challenge ever, so big that I lay awake for three nights wondering if I could pull it off as well as I thought I could or if I would sink like the Titanic.  The […]

Salmon Dip That You Can’t Stop Eating!

Salmon Dip That You Can’t Stop Eating!

This Salmon Cream Cheese Dip is CRAZY GOOD!  It’s a recipe of my mother in law’s that I tweaked just slightly because she doesn’t really measure it and I thought you guys would appreciate some actual measurements of the ingredients.  I first tried this dip […]

Banana Muffin Recipe

Banana Muffin Recipe

I’ve had kind of an abundance of brown bananas lately, I buy a bunch eat a couple, then forget about them.  When it comes to brown banana recipes , muffins are an easy way to go.  I prefer mini muffins because a whole muffin is […]

How To Cook Kale Chips Photo Tutorial

How To Cook Kale Chips Photo Tutorial

I’m always being asked about healthy snacks for kids, in fact I have a whole class devoted to healthy kid snacks in the curriculum I’m developing.  One of my favorite vegetables for snacking is kale.  Sounds strange right?  Like chomping on leaves for a snack?  […]