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Field Fresh Chopped Salad with Chicken

I’ve always loved the idea of eating a great big luscious crunchy salad for dinner. But I’ve never been very good at coming up with creative ideas for main dish salads. I tend to get stuck at lettuce and carrots. … Continue reading

20. March 2012 by laura k
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Spicy Shrimp with Buckwheat Soba Noodles

It’s always amusing for me to go back to the early archives of this site and realize how little I knew about cooking. And I posted everything, no matter how lackluster the final product. A lot of these early culinary … Continue reading

01. April 2010 by laura k
Categories: fish, pasta | Tags: , , , , , , , , | 7 comments

Homemade Bagels

A few months ago I decided to try to bake my way through Peter Reinhardt’s The Bread Baker’s Apprentice. I am far from the first person to try this, and I’m willing to bet I’m not the first person who … Continue reading

28. January 2010 by laura k
Categories: bread | Tags: , , , , | 17 comments

Greek Celebration Bread

Crazy, but true: I have been writing this here blog for three years today. A lot has happened in three years, and not just in the kitchen. I know I’ve said it many times before, but it’s true: When I … Continue reading

17. November 2009 by laura k
Categories: bread | Tags: , , , , , , , | 3 comments

Chicken with Green Olives, Orange, and Sherry

At the beginning of every month, I go through my back issues of Bon Appetit for that month and mark recipes that look interesting. I take note of things I want to try, and am always amused to find that … Continue reading

16. February 2009 by laura k
Categories: poultry | Tags: , , , , , | 5 comments

Mahogany Glazed Chicken

I have a tendency to go through my printed recipe folder, pull out things I want to try, stick them on the refrigerator, and completely forget about them. Our refrigerator is pretty much covered in random stuff that none of … Continue reading

03. February 2009 by laura k
Categories: poultry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 2 comments