Red Curry + Kale Soup

Ever start cooking and discover you don’t have an ingredient you need for the recipe? Well, last night my missing ingredient was a lime, fortunately I had lime essential oil!  It works just as well, if not better. I hope you enjoy, let me know how it works for...

For The Love Of Beans

  I get excited about simple cooking, and how one ingredient can be so tasty, versatile, easy,  and nutritionally packed! I wanted to share my love of garbanzo beans, or chickpeas as they are also called. Last week-end they were my savory exploration.  In November my...

Comfort Foods?

If you are in Chicago you are well aware of the bitter cold, the snow, more snow, and then more again… Freezing pipes, frozen locks, slipping on ice, chairs on the street, rocking your car…Taking walks, going to the beach and swimming, bike riding, running...