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Greek Frittata

Frittatas are like the easier version of quiche. Just as much eggy goodness, no need to roll out pie dough. They make for a simple, quick dinner, and are perfect paired with a light green salad. You might be more … Continue reading

23. February 2012 by laura k
Categories: breakfast, eggs | Tags: , , , , , , | 4 comments

Glazed Delicata Squash with Lentils

I usually start making dinner before Sean gets home. I stand in our u-shaped kitchen, and dig around in the refrigerator and the cupboards, pulling out this and that. Tonight’s dinner will be easy: only a few ingredients, and plenty … Continue reading

04. February 2012 by laura k
Categories: beans, vegetables | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

Chicken and Chard Burritos

Sometimes on Sundays I peruse cookbooks and I start getting excited. I start making up grocery lists and weekly menu plans, and I have it all figured out. I know that Thursday, I’m going to make Chicken Escabeche with Carrots … Continue reading

09. January 2012 by laura k
Categories: marinades and rubs, poultry | Tags: , , , , , , , , | 2 comments

Chicken in Milk

You know when you bookmark a recipe but don’t get around to trying it for years, and when you finally do, you curse yourself for waiting so long to discover this new, most amazing meal? That’s what happened with this … Continue reading

14. October 2011 by laura k
Categories: poultry | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

Spicy Shrimp Causa Bites

I love potlucks. They give me an excuse to experiment with dishes that are time consuming or complicated or involve unusual ingredients, or all of the above. I love to feed people, and even better, I love it when I … Continue reading

08. August 2011 by laura k
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Wine and Dine: Bolognese

I’ve always loved the idea of spending a Sunday afternoon with a bubbling pot of tomatoey ragu sitting on the stove, and last weekend, I finally did it. You can read about my Sunday Supper Bolognese at the Union Bulletin’s … Continue reading

29. September 2010 by laura k
Categories: sauces | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 2 comments

Fresh, Easy Pizza Sauce

In all of my experimentation with pizza-making, I’ve focused almost exclusively on the dough and the toppings. I worked endlessly to find the best dough recipe, and topped that dough with every kind of topping I could imagine. But when … Continue reading

18. August 2010 by laura k
Categories: pizza, sauces | Tags: , , , | 7 comments

White Bean, Tomato, and Chard Salad

I never really thought to eat chard raw, but the stuff I’ve been getting from the CSA is so tender that last week, I decided to give it a shot. Admittedly, this isn’t entirely raw: The bean and tomato mixture … Continue reading

26. July 2010 by laura k
Categories: beans, salads, vegetables, vegetarian | Tags: , , , , , , | 9 comments

Spicy Citrus Shrimp and Spinach

I don’t use a lot of citrus in the kitchen, though I have been eating clementines nearly every day this winter. I don’t actually use a lot of fruit in my cooking at all. Fruit is sweet and therefore my … Continue reading

15. April 2010 by laura k
Categories: fish, marinades and rubs | Tags: , , , , , , | 5 comments

Spicy Spaghetti with Fennel

From the moment I saw this recipe in January’s issue of Bon Appetit it went on my list. I don’t usually eat a lot of fennel. It doesn’t occur to me to pick it up. But the photo was so … Continue reading

21. January 2010 by laura k
Categories: pasta | Tags: , , , , , , , | 7 comments

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