Lemonade Concentrate

What’s summer without Lemonade? This is the easiest way to have the drink of hot sunny days, or of lazy afternoons with a book in the shade. I’ve been using Naturally Imperfect Lemons from Superstore. You get about 13-15 lemons for about $6. It makes about 5 cups of concentrate, which when mixed at 1:3…

Yum Sauce

This is so simple, and so yummy.  Great on broccoli, rice, chicken, pork, and I’m guessing would be fabulous with a rice bowl. 

Pão de Queijo ~ Brazilian Cheese Bread

I can’t believe it’s been a year since I’ve posted a new recipe.  My apologies to all, but life is what it is, and this year has been busy with taking the lead on the planning for the expansion of our community hall. Although my focus was originally to make sure that the kitchen would be…

Chicken Soup with Chickpeas & Za’atar

It’s October, while we still haven’t turned on the furnace, there’s definitely a chill in the air, and it feels great to wear a sweater.  My sister came over to play cards last night, actually we needed to practice as we’re having a card night with friends later this week, and we haven’t played since…

Vegan Mayonnaise

This summer I was asked to do a luncheon salad that with a side of bread, would make a lunch for 30 people, and would be suitable for all by providing variety.  Three platters were offered, and some folks ate it like salad, while others made sandwiches from them.  We have a go-to salad platter…