Waffle Sandwich (With Apples, Peanut Butter, And Nutella)

I discovered this ridiculously delicious combination yesterday. It’s one of things that should probably be a snack, but ends up being a meal. Breakfast… brunch… second breakfast… lunch… dinner… brinner… it really doesn’t matter. There isn’t a bad time for this waffle sandwich. Just spread one half of a warm waffle with peanut butter, one […]

Harvest Vegetable Soup

“There ain’t a body, be it mouse or man, that ain’t made better by a little soup.” (Kate DiCamillo) I like things that make me feel warm and fuzzy. Whether inside or out. Even just the phrase “warm and fuzzy” makes me feel a little warm and fuzzy. My top 10 list of warm and […]

Summer Chickpea Salad

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.” -F. Scott Fitzgerald (The Great Gatsby) I love chickpeas. Have I mentioned that? They are, without contest, my favorite […]

Homemade Blackberry Jam

“And the Quangle Wangle said To himself on the Crumpetty Tree,– ‘Jam; and Jelly; and bread; Are the best of food for me!” –Edward Lear (1812-1888) *** The best thing about this time of year is the bounty of fresh produce that comes in. Tomatoes, cucumbers, squash and zucchini, sweet corn… the kitchen is teeming […]