Category Archives: potato

Eggs in Purgatory, With a Twist

Matt has been traveling a lot for work recently and I have to admit that it’s really started to get me down. Before we met, he traveled a lot for work (and ultimately, the travel delayed our initial first date) … Continue reading

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Baked Sweet Potato Latkes with Sour Cream

Here’s the thing: I didn’t own a menorah until around 6 pm last night, when my friend Sarah showed up at my door for our holiday potluck. My mom had bought me one and passed it on to me. I … Continue reading

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My Favorite Dish: Chanterelles and Potatoes

I haven’t specifically been waiting to post this recipe for a while, but it so happens that I’m only getting around to it now. These sauteed chanterelle mushrooms and potatoes are something that my mom has been making for years–as … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash and Chickpea Tagine

Hi friends! Hope that you all had a wonderful, relaxing and delicious Thanksgiving. I sure did, and have plenty of pictures and recipes to share with you in the coming weeks. In the meantime, I’ll share a dish with you … Continue reading

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Bistro Dinner Part 1: Sole Roulades and Crispy Pan Fried Potatoes

Good things come in small packages–and oh, how true that old adage is. In this particular case, the small package was a rolled up fillet of sole, encasing two thin lemon slices and a delicate pesto sauce. Once baked, this … Continue reading

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Learning: Seared Flank Steak with Baby Artichoke and Potato Hash

I mentioned that I recently became the owner of a powerful machine that I am just starting to learn how to use–a Nikon SLR. I’m a big decisions kind of girl. Sometimes, this leads to great discoveries and bigger payoffs. … Continue reading

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Potato-Crusted Snapper with Lemon Butter Sauce

Like all things that require inspiration (writing, running, painting…), cooking can sometimes put you in a rut. Or rather, you might sometimes get into a non-cooking rut. Days or weeks like these, I usually eat a standard and boring fare … Continue reading

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Full Yet?

Hello, again. I know it’s been a while since we’ve visited. How was your Thanksgiving? Mine was swell. After several very stressful weeks, I felt like I slept like a rock on my parents’ hard futon. It was truthfully some … Continue reading

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Almost Time

Thanksgiving is by far my favorite holiday. As a kid, I felt a special bond to my most significant American holiday because it was the one tradition my family embraced right off the bat. We’d roast the turkey, I’d make … Continue reading

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Getting Ready

This Wednesday is the premier of my favorite show on television, Bravo’s Top Chef. I like to take credit for introducing my friends to this show and also creating a Thursday morning gossip crew at work to talk about what … Continue reading

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