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A Little Love for the Eggplant

Last night, I made baba ganoush, because last week we went to Gita Pita, and now I am, once again, obsessed with Mediterranean food (or at least the idea of it). I found a simple recipe for the baba ganoush … Continue reading

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Traditional Tacos and Basic Rice Noodles

I can’t get enough. I have a problem. Please send help (by which I mean gift cards to Tacos El Cuñado and Pho Anh Trang). Somewhere in my late-Winter/early-Spring attempt to get back on the healthy wagon, I overcame my … Continue reading

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Skip the Antibiotics; Eat Chickpeas

Earlier this week, I read an article about the rising use of antibiotics in U.S. commercial livestock. Makes me happy not to be supporting it with my dollars. My diet isn’t perfect, and I’m sure some of my money ends … Continue reading

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Beans & Greens for the Veggie Yank

I spent some time in Kentucky last week, and was introduced to the phenomenon known as Beans & Greens. Exactly what it sounds like, this dish features beans, well cooked greens and perhaps some garnishes. It’s also typically cooked in … Continue reading

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“A Fundamental Disconnect”

Getting back to my roots here, in a manner of speaking. I was inspired by a recent article about the supply and demand of the meat industry. The point of the article is that the current meat industry exists as … Continue reading

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Quinoa Meal for a Greenie

My sister came over for the evening last night, and it struck me that our meal was quite green in color. While she is not a vegetarian, my sister makes a point of eating very healthfully. Since we have similar … Continue reading

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Gold Beet Soup with Grains and Greens

Say that title five times fast. You may remember my little ode to beets from a few weeks back. Now, I’ve discovered gold beets. The photo above does not do them justice (I never claimed to be a photographer). Simply … Continue reading

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Roughin’ It

As a diet nerd, I pride myself on stellar digestion. Prepare yourself to join my husband in declaring that you know more than is perhaps necessary about the phenomenon that is my healthy bowels. While I’m not of the caliber … Continue reading

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Quandries of the Flesh

If you search “fish and chicken” in Google images, you get a surprising number of chicken-fish, fish-in-chicken, chicken-in-fish images that range from the oddly realistic to the freakish graphic novel variety. Oh, what a wild world, this realm we call … Continue reading

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Quinoa Salad with Avocado and Goat Cheese

I’m still trying to get in the habit of posting at least once a week, and this week I’m pushing it with two. But this one’s a cheat. I’m sending you to a recipe that I used for our Father’s … Continue reading

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