Banana’s Flambe’

Once you make this you will want to keep it in your back pocket for lots of future uses. It makes the best topping for your favorite breakfasts. Serve it up on holidays over pancakes, Belgian waffles or French toast and everyone will love it and you. I like to slice the banana’s when I…

Sancocho (Columbian Potato Stew)

In the late nineties I was dating a man from NYC he was tall, dark, handsome and from Colombia. His sister, who he lived with in a beautiful house in White Plains, was an excellent cook and when I would visit she would teach me something new each time. One of my favorite dishes that…

Winter Green House Cont.

If you read my first post about our greenhouse you know it is our first winter trying to grow year round. We’ve had our issues; aphids which I was able to get rid of, powdery mildew which I am still battling. I think I’m actually going to have to cut my tomatoes way back because…

Wild Food

Adaptation of Wild Acorn Bread. I love all things wild and I’d like to share one of my favorite wild recipes with you here. Information taken from Stalking The Wild Asparagus buy Euell Gibbons. When I was a little girl I spent a lot of time in the woods behind our house in Florida. I…

Cajun Seafood Chowder

Remember that I always use organic and grass fed ingredients when possible. When using seafood make sure it is local and or wild caught. Heat a medium pot and add 2 Tb butter and 2 Tb olive oil then throw in and sauté: 1/2 lb chorizo sausage links cut into chunks or ground bulk (Beelers…

Black Bean Salsa Soup (Quick and easy soup)

Picture this with black beans in it and it’s how this soup will look….. It really is delicious even tho it’s so easy to make. 1 lg onion chopped 2 cloves garlic minced 2 14 oz cans black beans (or equivalent cooked dry beans) 2 carrots sliced thin 1 16oz jar salsa 1 28oz can…

White Pizza

Ingredients Your favorite pizza dough for a 12” pizza (maybe from your local health food or gourmet store) Good Olive Oil 2-3 TB basil pesto or Gourmet Gardens Basil herb blend 1 big clove fresh garlic minced or pressed through a garlic press Prepare dough according to directions, spread out onto a 12” pizza pan….

Wild Mushroom Soup

If you would like an earthier soup substitute re-hydrated shiitake mushrooms for the wild ones 3/4 cup Earth Balance or grass-fed butter 1 med.  onion diced 2 large cloves garlic 4 cups wild mushrooms (a variety of mushrooms is best) 3 tb all purpose flour 1 qt. chicken broth or no-chicken broth 1 tb white…

Easy, Spicey Turmeric Tea

Image by Jess Soraya from Pixabay I love Golden Milk, but it is very expensive as you probably know, and it is not really hard to make your own. This is my version where I, combine two of my favorite things turmeric and matcha. I love it and I think you will too. Let me…