Category Archives: Recipes

New Year, New Recipie

Well, it’s been a while since I’ve posted here.  I’ve had one or both of my sons home for the summer and fall, but now that they’re both heading back to school I’ll be back to cooking for one. I … Continue reading

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Grilled Stuffed Mushrooms

I haven’t been cooking too many meals for one with both of my sons home from college, but my oldest has decided to go vegetarian which means I’ll need to create a few more vegetarian meals for one that can … Continue reading

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One from the Frugal Gourmet

Whenever I’m looking for something to cook, the stack of Frugal Gourmet cookbooks tends to come out.  Last night it was to find a chicken dish.  I couldn’t recall every having made a chicken fricassee, so it seemed like a … Continue reading

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Lets try some chicken tonight

I’ve been doing a lot of vegetarian lately and decided that I felt like chicken.  But, I’m still on a lentil kick and it feels like a Morrocan kind of night.  So it seemed like the spices from the tagine … Continue reading

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Oaxaca Style Lentils

I stumbled across this recipe while looking for a Mexican lentil meal and the combination of Plantain and Pineapple caught my eye.  Since I had never cooked plantain before I decided to give it a try.  It’s a mild and filling meal … Continue reading

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Moroccan Lentil Stew

Another in my series of Lentil dishes.  This one hails from Morocco and has a mild taste, but the use of lemon zest to offset the sweetness of the prunes provides a good balance.  The spices are mild, so stay … Continue reading

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