Nutrient-Rich, Budget-Friendly Chickpeas

Nutrient-Rich, Budget-Friendly Chickpeas

“Vegetarian and frugal it may be, but the chickpea is one of the most versatile ingredients you could keep in your cupboards.” — Yotam Ottolenghi   With inflation having such an impact on our food budgets, it can be helpful to identify pantry-friendly foods that not...
Pears: The Other Fall Fruit

Pears: The Other Fall Fruit

photo:Love+Craft Kitchen   Pears – the “gift of the gods”.                             — Homer Lovely yet unassuming, pears have held prominence in cultures for thousands of years. The tree is a symbol of longevity and immortality for many due to its...
Happy National Watermelon Month!

Happy National Watermelon Month!

photo:iStock/smarina When one has tasted watermelon, he knows what the angels eat.  –Mark Twain   It’s a classic, nostalgic scene – relaxing under a bright blue, sun-filled sky, enjoying a gentle crunch that releases sweet refreshment while tantalizing the...
Seafood Chowder

Seafood Chowder

UPDATED 12-2021 This is a favorite for lunch or dinner at any time of year! The recipe is quite adaptable so you can take advantage of whatever type of fish or seafood looks great at the market.  Try not to skip adding the Pernod; it’ll be your secret ingredient that...