Recipes

31 Oct Special of the day: Postcard from Maine: A Whole Lotta Luscious Lobsta and So Much More

[caption id="attachment_2430" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Lobster Eggs Benedict"][/caption] “Don’t eat too much lobster, Mom,” our daughter Mackenzie quipped, bidding me goodnight over the phone the first night away on my annual girls’ getaway earlier this month.  But when in Maine, I thought to myself, could there be...

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24 Oct Special of the day: More Cheese, Please! Another Cook-by-the-Pictures Classic

[caption id="attachment_2398" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Gorgonzola Cheese Souffles served over wilted chard."][/caption]            More cheese, please! Is that what you said? Celebrating National Cheese Month last week with our Cook-by-the-pictures Classic Ham, Gruyere and Country Dijon Mustard Cheese Straws recipe was so much fun that we’re back...

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17 Oct Special of the day: Celebrate National Cheese Month with Cook-by-the-pictures Classic Cheese Recipes

[caption id="attachment_2382" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Ham, gruyere and country mustard cheese straws"][/caption]                 A picture’s worth a thousand words, and boy, isn’t that the truth when it comes to cooking and following a recipe sometimes?  Trying to picture in your mind what the recipe writer was thinking...

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03 Oct Special of the day: Battling Breast Cancer One Bite at a Time

[caption id="attachment_2344" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Strawberry-Broccoli Slaw"][/caption] While there is no magic pill to prevent breast cancer, there is evidence that adopting healthy habits can work to ward off the growth of cancer cells in our bodies and is well-worth learning about. According to the American Cancer Society,...

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26 Sep Special of the day: Simmer one sauce, serve up three satisfying suppers

[caption id="attachment_2328" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Spaghetti with Italian Meat Sauce"][/caption] Serving up a hot and hearty home-cooked meal for the family five nights a week isn’t as easy as it sounds, as you may well know if you are the chief cook and bottle washer in your...

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19 Sep Special of the day: In the Kitchen with Big Sky Bread and Pastry Artisan Baker Matt Carlson

[caption id="attachment_2313" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Blueberry Lemon Scones"][/caption] It’s a rare treat for a girl like me to spend the morning in the kitchen with an artisan baker, so when Big Sky Bread and Pastry owner Matt Carlson generously agreed to let me, I jumped at the...

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18 Sep Recipe Redux:Pesto Turkey Meatballs in Light and Luscious Alfredo Sauce

  [caption id="attachment_2291" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Pesto Turkey Meatballs"][/caption] Fresh, flavorful pesto turkey meatballs  in light and luscious alfredo sauce will satisfy your hunger for a hot and hearty meal without weighing you down for a moment. You’ll feel good knowing that fat and calories as well as...

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