Category Archives: On the Stove

Stir Fry!

The family was hungry as soon as they picked me up from the bus stop last night, so I wanted to get some dinner going that would come together somewhat quickly. I was inspired all day by one of our … Continue reading

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The Handiest Apple Gadget Around

In our house, we love apples. We love dehydrated apples, applesauce, just plain apples (and I love ’em with peanut butter, as a mid-afternoon snack). But the biggest pain about apples is the peeling and slicing, especially when you’re working … Continue reading

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My Mama’s Granola Recipe

This recipe is based on the Blair House Granola recipe, with some minor modifications. Ingredients (5 cups): 1/4 cup oil 1/4 cup honey (can’t wait ’til farmer’s market for local honey!) 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 t. vanilla 1/4 … Continue reading

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Soul Breakfast

I managed to completely forget to post this, last weekend. So much homemade (short of raising/killing the pig and growing the potatoes, anyway) tastiness. This past Christmas, my entire family got us kitchen stuff. It’s hard to explain how exciting … Continue reading

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Late Night, Quick, Butternut Squash, Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken broth is my most favorite omnivore staple. Herbs are all fine and good, but as far as I’m concerned, you can throw some pasta and veggies into chicken broth and you’re on your way to a yummy meal. We … Continue reading

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Applesauce

The first time I made applesauce, I tried it for two reasons: We bought so much darned fruit at Costco that I didn’t know what to do with it all, and A friend had suggested applesauce (or any fruit sauce) … Continue reading

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