It’s winter and I’m obsessed with lemons. This happens every year and I’m not sure why other than they are bright and fresh and make me think of summer (which gives me the little lift that winter needs to be bearable). Also, I have an irrational, born in childhood, fear of getting scurvy.
Posts Tagged ‘Cream’
If you read my last post you’ll know there aren’t going to be any pictures here of milk simmering on the stove. Frankly, I’m relieved. You might not be, but by not including photos I’ve just saved enough time to actually complete a post in the minimal free time I have. And let’s be honest, […]
I’ve been on a lime kick this summer. The abundance of key limes and key lime juice in the grocery store has been pretty alluring. My love for sweet lemon has a close second which is a love for sweet lime. This recipe really delivers.
Last month it was Adam’s birthday and a colleague of his asked my help in figuring out what to get him for a birthday treat at work that day. In my searches I came across a specialty ice-cream place that had on it’s menu a coffee brandy ice-cream. Unfortunately, by the time I got back […]
A few years ago Alton Brown did a funny episode of his show, Good Eats, about corn meal. His premise was that he had to explain to someone from South Carolina and someone from Southern Italy (at the same time) that grits and polenta are actually the same thing. In the show, neither were happy […]
Don’t get me wrong, I love traditional lasagna, but when I have a batch of spinach pesto in my fridge (which I do this week- maybe you do too!) this lasagna just begs to be made instead.
Last year for Adam’s birthday I wanted to make him something really special. He happens to love bourbon and love ice-cream. So I found a fantastic recipe online for a mint julep ice-cream. Trouble was I didn’t have an ice-cream maker. My friend Susan has one, so one afternoon I went over with my ice-cream […]
Ok, remember a last week when I posted this spinach soup? I mentioned that it was a happy accident as I tried to make a delectable cream of spinach soup less caloric and fatty? Well, as delicious as that soup is (and it is) it does not replace the original inspiration. And no matter how […]
One of my favorite go to dinners is broccoli soup. It’s healthy, it’s delicious, and my kids love it. I give it to them for dinner on cold winter nights and I can feel good that we’re all getting a nutritious dinner that’s also super easy. And when I say easy, I mean easy.