Monthly Archives: September 2010

Poblano White Chili

This recipe is from this month’s issue of Vegetarian Times. I love this magazine so damn much. This month, they had a whole section of recipes using poblano peppers. I was really excited about these recipes in particular, since there … Continue reading

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Special Delivery

Just when I thought today couldn’t get any better, it did. My long awaited delivery of 3 jars of Justin’s Chocolate Hazelnut Butter has arrived! Luckily, Greg was also there to document the occasion. Please note the Piroshky Piroshky shirt. … Continue reading

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Puck’s Halloween Pumpkin Granola

This was my first attempt at granola. It’s a little more like dessert than I wanted it to be, but I was too focused on making the recipe work to think about making it extra healthy. Perhaps there’s a healthier … Continue reading

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For the last couple of months, I’ve had a routine. Every day after work, I walk over to the grocery store and see if there’s any pumpkin puree. I was beginning to think that pumpkin puree had become extinct. Because … Continue reading

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Coconut Curry with Butternut Squash

Greg and I frequent a Thai restaurant around the corner from our apartment called EE Sane. I’m convinced that it is the best Thai food in the world (okay, at least in the country). We go there so often that … Continue reading

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More Cookies!

I spent last night in Chicago with Greg seeing Roger Waters perform The Wall. It was a really late night, but I was still up fairly bright and early and ready to get over to the farmers’ market at Cathedral … Continue reading

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Cowboy Cookies

Happy Friday! Everyone needs a treat now and then, so I’m thinking of making Friday my official baking/dessert day. Oddly, I have never made cowboy cookies before, although they are probably my second favorite (after oatmeal raisin, of course). I … Continue reading

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