Recipes

Adventures with Food: Indian Butter Chicken

Adventures with Food: Indian Butter Chicken

Welcome to another family favorite recipe! This is one of those dishes that I would never have guessed ALL my children would love as much as they do, but my five-year-old has declared it his “1000% favorite food”! (For the record, roasted tomato soup with […]

Adventures with Food: Carbonara with Fresh Pasta

Adventures with Food: Carbonara with Fresh Pasta

Once we started making our own pasta, we were excited to begin adapting some of our favorite recipes for use with the good stuff. ๐Ÿ˜‰ This one is a family favorite (I mean, who doesn’t like carbonara?) that we originally found on Simply Recipes. I’ve […]

Homemade Pasta

Homemade Pasta

I can still remember the first time I tasted homemade pasta. We were visiting North Carolina and were told we just had to try this Italian restaurant called 411 in Chapel Hill. What was the secret to their amazing food? โ€œThey make their own pasta.โ€ […]

Adventures with Food: Carnitas

Adventures with Food: Carnitas

Mexican food is probably my desert island food– I never tire of it. Consequently, we have a number of Tex-Mex sort of recipes in our dinner rotation. This recipe is closer to authentic Mexican flavors, and is one of our all-stars; it’s in heavy rotation […]

Fun with Food: Raising Adventurous Eaters

Fun with Food: Raising Adventurous Eaters

Ah, children and food; every parent’s favorite negotiation. I won’t pretend to have this subject figured out (the more children I have, the more I don’t know), but I do think that our children are growing up to be reasonably adventurous eaters. Whatever credit there […]