"I am definitely trying this recipe, along with the tagine. We do not eat meat so I see substituting the ground beef maybe with potato and carrot or zucchini or cauliflower. Something. Is the cheese topping standard? The…"
"We just watched the video. Now she only went up to the preparation point? Once they are all made she will fry them ? She only used mint, but basically you could any combination of vegetable, just saute them first?
"I like the recipes and the combination of spices. I seldom measure , just what tastes right. I have tried writing family recipes down and is very slow...but the children are asking for them. How is rghaifs pronounced?
"Tabouleh is very quick, easy and nutritious. I just made it for Easter. There are plenty of recipes for it so I will not include one. I just throw it together, myself. You need bulgur wheat, chopped cucumbers, chopped…"
"The eggplant , take a large one about a pound, is supposed to be roasted or grilled. I peel and dice and stew with 2 T minced garlic in small amount of vegetable broth until very soft. Micro works good. Then put in blender or…"
"We keep very well stocked pantries. I have 2. The basement one is for major storage, mainly home canning and bulks. The kitchen pantry is for all the day to day stuff. The freezer is full and I have a fridge for flours,…"
Married, 3 children, 1/2 acre semi-rural, work full time in our own business, volunteer 10-20 h per week. Grow vegetables and fruit, no animals. We are vegetarian. Hobbies are cooking, canning, creating recipes, reading, and (now that the children are older and I have more time) watching TV. (Which is why I recommended the following website...because it can be watched on laptop at kitchen table while cooking etc.)
Latest greatest meal cooked at home:
Easter dinner...yesterday. Spanakopita, cherry pie, banana cream pie, 4 bean salad, potatoes and gravy, carrot cake with cream cheese frosting, relish tray and dip, rolls, eggs, green beans and beets.
Variety of cookbooks and mysteries and books recommended by NPR.
Currently listening to:
Oldies at work, NPR in the car, my children CDs at home.