Category Archives: Sauces/Garnishes

summer fruit compote

Summer Berry Compote

  Finally.  Finally summer has descended upon Milwaukee after weeks of gloomy, rainy chilliness.  View full post »

Pasta and Sausage in Creamy Vodka Tomato Sauce

It’s ironic that I’m posting a pasta recipe when it’s something I’m avoiding at all costs rightView full post »

Roasted Vegetable Burritos

  “Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances of survival of life on earth as much asView full post »

Welsh Rarebit

This is one of those dishes that had always caught my eye in the past.  A mixture of cream, cheese, and beer drizzledView full post »

Thai Fresh Spring Rolls with Peanut Dipping Sauce and a Giveaway

I’m pretty excited about this post.  So much good news around here lately. If you follow this blog, you know I&#View full post »

Beer Cheese Dip

This one isn’t so healthy.  But then again, you can pair it with some veggies, so it kind of (sort ofView full post »

Eggplant Parmigiana

I’ve always had this weird distaste for eggplants.  They’re purple, they’re oblong, they haveView full post »

Earth Bound Farm Stand Spinach Cannelloni

Some days, you just need to make a giant pan of comfort food. I’m single.  I live alone.  I don’t like toView full post »

Cranberry Orange Steel Cut Oats

  I’m becoming a huge fan of oatmeal (actually steel cut oats-love the flavor.) I love them sweet, IView full post »

Vegan Quinoa Stir Fry

I can 100% claim here that I am no expert on stir frying.  I do not have a wok (I want one, though), and I haveView full post »

Pineapple-Mango-Avocado Salsa

    I think there should be some sort of grocery store etiquette guide. Let’s think about this:  lots ofView full post »

Butterscotch Cheesecake, A Curvy Carrot Birthday, and A Giveaway

Pretty long title, huh?  Well, there’s a lot going on in this post. First things first:  I turned 32 years oldView full post »

Eggplant Focaccia and The Village Press Oil Dipping Sauce

In the past, I haven’t really been too big on product reviews, simply for the reason that I don’t use thatView full post »

Pretzel Rolls with Beer Cheese Sauce (Milwaukee Style)

It’s about time I posted something, right?  I know, I know. I’m still settling in-and by settling in, I amView full post »

Grapefruit and Avocado Guacamole

You have to trust me on this one.  I wasn’t sure either. There’s been a run lately at my local market onView full post »