Spiced Lentil and Sweet Potato Soup

Today is a soup day, in as much sense as any cold day is, and today was no exception. I can't believe how cold it is outside still. It's almost unfair… I'm counting down the days when I can actually see the backyard, and when I can venture forth to garden. I want so badly to have vegetables that I can grow, harvest, and cook with for this Summer....more


Lentil Salad

Lentils are little tiny pearls of heaven. My husband would disagree, but he is missing out. And anyway, the more he hates stuff like lentils, pickles, olives and beans, the more I get to eat. I’m the winner in this food war. ...more

Lentejas con Chorizo (Spanish Lentil Soup)

Perhaps my favorite culinary compliment came when my husband walked in the door after getting home from work and asked, “Why does it smell like Spain in here?” The answer to that question was a simmering pot of Lentejas con Chorizo....more

Beet Burgers

When I had to give up dairy, I turned to a cookbook called Vegan with a Vengeance by Isa Chandra Moskowitz. It became my savior through that period and I have always trusted her recipes. I tried the recipe for Beet Burgers from her website and it is phenomenal! They are hearty, tasty and thoroughly satisfying....more

Meatless Monday No. 3 - A Crock of Lentils

After some unseasonably warm and rather muggy October weather, today really feels like autumn to me... and I love it! ...more

Baked sweet potatoes with goat cheese, herb lentils, and poached eggs.

It’s official. I’m in a funk....more