Category: Cooking

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Review: Sheet Pan Suppers Vegetarian

Just as I enjoy reading paper books and ebooks, I use cookbooks from my shelf as well as online recipes. The Kitchn has been one of my favorite cooking sites for years, and many...

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Review: The Dinner Plan

Recipes I cooked from this book: Linguine with cauliflower, lemon, and bread crumbs Baked penne with green chiles Skillet chicken parm Salisbury steak Ham and cheese frittata (in muffin tins) Foolproof carbonara Review: The...

Spring 0

Spring

Spring is here! I have been doing some spring cleaning. Today I stayed home to meet the air conditioning guys who were just doing a maintenance check on the system (always a good idea...

On food 1

On food

I’ve been in a rut when it comes to food and cooking lately, and I’m trying to get myself out of it. Sunday through about Tuesday, when the food and ideas are fresh, go...

Farmers Market on Burnet 0

Farmers Market on Burnet

Good news! The Farmers Market at 6701 Burnet has been reincarnated, and is better than ever. I went by this morning, and Johnson’s Backyard Garden had all the yummy summer veggies a person could...

Deborah Madison at Boggy Creek Farm 2

Deborah Madison at Boggy Creek Farm

I was thumbing through the Chronicle on Friday and saw that Deborah Madison was going to be in Austin to sign her new book, Seasonal Fruit Desserts. I was over the moon! I have...

Water from the sky! 3

Water from the sky!

First of all, it RAINED last night.  Like half an inch.  It was very exciting. The other exciting thing that happened last night was the Dai Due seafood dinner, with all Gulf Coast seafood...

Busting sod 2

Busting sod

1. Pulling up sod is not fun.  This little bed in the front yard is going to take a lot longer than expected!  And I have a feeling I am going to be recruiting...