Instant Pot Chicken Thighs

Instant Pot Balsamic Chicken with Tomatoes and Greens

Seeing how I’m well into month three with my Instant Pot, the honeymoon is officially over, but I do still feel like a newlywed.  In other words, I’m no longer obsessed, but I’m still in love. Like most relationships, we haven’t spend as much time getting acquainted…

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Best Balsamic Vinaigrette

Best Balsamic Vinaigrette

I felt sorry for them. The (mostly) women, (often) of a certain age, who ordered their baby lettuce salads, “hold the…

Sweet Potato Nachos

Loaded Sweet Potato Nachos

If there was one dish that I’d like to enjoy with total abandon…with no thought as to what it might…

healthy breakfast cereals

10 Better Breakfast Cereals

We’ve never been big on boxed cereal in our house, but lately my middle daughter, Rosie, has been asking for…

Vegetable Pesto Pasta

Spring Vegetable Pesto Pasta

Overheard near the buffet table at a recent potluck supper: First woman: I’m worried I didn’t bring enough asparagus. It’s…

Buckwheat Granola

Homemade Buckwheat Granola

My only experience cooking buckwheat was the giant pot of hot cereal I made for fifty 4th graders on a class overnight.

Asparagus and Smoked Salmon Tart

Asparagus and Smoked Salmon Tart

Flip through the pages of one of the glossier food magazines and you’re likely to encounter at least one multi-course dinner…