Curried Butternut Squash Soup 

I couldn’t think of a better lunch on this COLD Halloween…brrr!!!  Apparently this will be the coldest one in 5 years, so I will be in the house cooking dinner for and playing cards with friends.   I prepped this soup a couple nights ago, actually over two nights…baking the squash one night, and throwing…

Eggplant Chickpea Risotto 

It’s beginning to feel like fall around here, so I’ve been turning to my cast iron skillet and Dutch oven to cook up warm, comforting, veggies and grains. I’m also pretty much practice reverse meal prep.  I fall in love with beautiful veggies and buy them, then figure out later what to do with them….

Tastes of Fall Bowl 

The opportunities I have to spend time in my kitchen, home all alone are some of my most precious and creative moments. (I LOVE being in my kitchen, which is unfortunately why the rest of my house suffers. I’m a work in progress with house cleaning routines). I can cook whatever I want, and I’m not…