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Chicken cordon bleu, anyone?

Chicken cordon bleu, anyone?

So I mentioned we have an au Pair who takes care of our kids. She’s amazing, and just got here a few weeks ago. We always encourage them to tell us about food cravings, as it makes us try different foods and helps them feel […]

Our spin on meat and potatoes

Our spin on meat and potatoes

I go through food phases, and for a while here I’ve been fixated on one-dish dinners. Sometimes, that can create MORE work though when you’re chopping and prepping in huge quantities. The food processor can only help so much. So this week, we headed a […]

Pasta to the rescue!

Pasta to the rescue!

Did you forget to pick up the chicken on the weekly grocery trip, or your meeting ran late? Here’s some of our panic pasta recipes. Most of these come right out of the pantry.  

Perogi, aka starch incarnate

Perogi, aka starch incarnate

I don’t remember where I discovered perogies, but I suspect it was in my Austrian days. I’m sure the ones I ate were handcrafted by an Eastern European grandmother. The ones I feed my kids aren’t; we buy them in the freezer section. Isn’t this […]