• Housemade

    Citrus & Fennel Salad

    It’s citrus season, and I just love grapefruit. Nothing too fancy here, just some supremed grapefruit segments, shaved fennel, red onion, and carrots, crisp lettuce, and bright, light dressing (made with EVOO and the juice of the grapefruit). Sprinkle with salt,…

  • Housemade

    Split Pea Curry with Kale

    This meal was a great example of one of my “let’s walk around for 5 minutes and see what I can cobble together” meals. I soaked some split peas overnight with no particular plan, then added them to a pot…

  • Housemade

    Super Nutty Salad

    Come on, now that is a plate of pretty. This little dish was inspired by Kevin of Closet Cooking‘s recent farro salad post. Farro, I did not have, but there was a mysterious little ziplock baggie in the back of…

  • Housemade,  Recipe

    Greener-than-Grass Summer Juice

    Today, after surveying the contents of our refrigerator and contemplating upcoming cooking projects, I was struck by the amount of unused vegetables that were hanging out in the crisper drawers. With all of the red meat we’ve been eating lately…