Tag: lemon

CASHEW CHEESE SAUCE

“I promise to miss you if you go away.” OK.  I made a promise to give you a recipe for a cashew cheese sauce.  I also wanted to begin this blog with a quote about promises but most of the quotes I found were maudlin.  I can live with the above quote.  I’m just a…

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SARDINE SALAD

“There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home.”   said in 1977 by Ken Olsen, founder of Digital Equipment Corporation So what does that quote have to do with a sardine salad.  It has to do with the fact that I hesitated to post this recipe because I’m not sure the world…

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ROMESCO SAUCE

“Of course it is a fact, but what do facts matter?”  Hazart Inayat Khan Found another sauce recipe!  Is life good, or what! This sauce has its origin in Catalonia where fishermen serve it on fish.  Actually, it’s probably their wives that serve it on fish but I’m too tired today to get into that…

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BUTTER PASTA

“Life is a combination of magic and pasta.”  Federico Fellini I love pasta, but because gluten makes me tired and crabby, I only eat it when we go to visit someone.  Just kidding.  I avoid gluten or, if I consume some while in a devil-may-care mood, I put myself into isolation and pay the price…

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FLAVORED WATER

“Individually we are one drop.  Together we are an ocean.”  Ryunosuke Satoro The day that the rains came down in the town where I live!  This is a picture of what was a field of grass just a few hours earlier. So what was happening in my head as the rains came down?  First of…

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DAIRY FREE RICOTTA

“Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one to ask why.”  Bernard Baruch Does the above quote have anything to do with the recipe below.  No.  We got that out of the way. Lately, my maturing body, has moved from “I can eat anything” to “Is there a duck following me around the…

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CRAB STUFFED AVOCADO

“There are better things ahead than any we leave behind.”  C S Lewis At last, another recipe and enough of this endless prattle.  Love this recipe because it has one of my favorite ingredients, food.  Also, it has avocado, which I generally spell incorrectly.  Avocado is not only delicious but also contains vitamin E, which…

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COLD REMEDIES

“My cold is worse than yours because it’s happening to me!” For many year now I’ve had nary a cold.  Even though I didn’t stay at a Holiday Inn last night, I’m gong to share with you what works for me.  Do not take this as medical advice unless you’re desperate and/or extremely gullible. Someone…

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ROSEMARY LENTIL SOUP

“Motivation is what gets you started.  Habit is what keeps you going.”  Jim Rohn “Another lovely soup!  You sound more believable if you say things with an exclamation mark at the end.  You’re going to love this soup! Whatever. INGREDIENTS: 5 carrots, diced 1 large onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 yellow pepper, minced…

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LEMON DILL CHICKEN w/zucchini

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” I had a lot of fun with this recipe because it forces creativity.  Yes, it’s that time of year when people are finding creepy ways to get rid of the surplus of zucchini from their gardens.  I actually saw a woman who’d dressed zucchini in Barbie clothes and gave them…

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