Category Archives: Side Dish

Oven Baked Polenta Fries

Since we eat a lot of corn products around here, I am adamant that we only eat organic corn. I know the science is still out on GMO’s, but I avoid them as much as I can. I just prefer … Continue reading

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Panzanella

I live right on the Hudson River, and as I was walking my dog last week I thought to myself, “Someone should teach yoga or something like that here.” And then I thought, “Hey I’m qualified to teach something like … Continue reading

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Baked Parmesan Summer Squash Spears

I hate to call these fries. Fries are the fatty, salty awesomeness you dip in ketchup.┬áBut these are fry shaped. They are also pickle spear shaped so I went with that. And I saw Britney Spears in Vegas, and it … Continue reading

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Sriracha Potato Salad

Memorial Day has come and gone, and as per tradition, I did nothing but eat and drink and sit by the pool. Actually, I only drank on Saturday night, but I went out for both brunch and dinner yesterday, where … Continue reading

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Asian Cole Slaw

Between noon and 3 on the plate below is the Asian Cole Slaw that I made as part of my vegan meal. I found gluten free ramen at Whole Foods to put on it, but I think just breaking up … Continue reading

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Oven Baked Polenta Fries

Since we eat a lot of corn products around here, I am adamant that we only eat organic corn. I’m no scientist, but I believe that my issue with wheat has something to do with pesticides or GMOS. Soooo I … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Risotto

I am a kitchen purist. I like to make things the old school way as much as possible. Sure, I own a rice cooker and such, but I would never buy a “quesadilla maker” or something like that. I normally … Continue reading

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Grilled Vegetable Pot Pie with Ricotta Spinach Crust

I have been completely uninspired in the kitchen lately. I scoured Pinterest last night for inspiration, but nothing struck me. This means I need to eat a lot of take-out so I am desperate for a home cooked meal. I … Continue reading

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Grilled Vegetable Salad

I made my first attempt at baking GF French bread. I got the recipe from the cook book “Gluten Free on a Shoe String.” If you have not checked out her website or books, I highly recommend it! ┬áThe bread … Continue reading

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Brussel Sprout Au Gratin

Oh the Brussell sprout. It is not high up on my list of brassicas, and it might actually be my least favorite. I love how they look like little cabbages, and they grow in a spear, but like broccoli, I … Continue reading

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