Monthly Archives: October 2010

Farewell, Farmer’s Market

Sadly, today was the last farmer’s market of the season. My mom and I went out first thing this morning to get what is probably the last of our local produce for the winter. I have got to figure out … Continue reading

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Mung Dal with Acorn Squash

Ready for some serious FIBER? This recipe is so delicious, so easy, and so filling. It’s another perfect recipe to make ahead of time and pack for lunch. Mung Dal 4 cups water 1 cup mung beans 1 cup yogurt … Continue reading

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Baking Gone Bananas

My task for today was to use the 14 bananas in my freezer. That’s a lot of baking, but I thought I could handle it. I was wrong. I am having a hard day today. My head is cloudy, I’m … Continue reading

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Sweet, Sweet Lunch

I’ve been really into sandwiches for the last few days, and for good reason. What’s not to love about a sandwich? They’re usually delicious and satisfying, and they are wonderfully versatile. Almost any human will agree, a good sandwich is … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Bars

Another modified Penzeys recipe. They’re really more like cake than bars, but I’m not complaining. The original recipe called for browned butter frosting, but I went with my dad’s cream cheese frosting instead. Pumpkin Bars 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter … Continue reading

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Curried Israeli Couscous Salad

I know, I know, another curry recipe? I will try to get some new flavors up in this blog, but this is really a keeper.¬†Greg and I ate this entire dish before I even had a chance to serve it, … Continue reading

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Lentil Soup a la Slow Cooker

My slow cooker, along with my immersion blender, is quickly becoming one of my favorite appliances. Throw some ingredients in, turn it on, and forget about it for 8-10 hours? Really? Yes, really. I’ve done it. Slow cookers confirm beyond … Continue reading

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