Tagliatelle with Carmelized Shallots, Mushrooms, and Kale

Tagliatelle with Carmelized Shallots, Mushrooms, and Kale

Yes, summer is definitely over, but there are many things to love about fall and winter.  One of those is the cuisine.  Colder weather tends to bring on richer deeper flavors and warmer cozier meals, something that I am definitely a fan of.  This dish contains many ingredients that I am also definitely a fan [...]

Recipe for Wellness: Mugwort Soba Miso Stew

Recipe for Wellness: Mugwort Soba Miso Stew

  I know I haven't posted a recipe in a while and this blog is way overdue.  It's not that I haven't been cooking, I just haven't been cooking anything blog worthy.  Nursing a cold this weekend and craving hot spicy soup, I remade this stew this weekend. Upon seeing these photos you may be [...]

Chocolate Not So Sinful Sin Bars

Chocolate Not So Sinful Sin Bars

Once upon a time on a wintery day in college, I entered the cafeteria to a be greeted by the wafting fumes of chocolate and peanut butter.  If you've been reading  my blog, you'll know that the combination is irresistible to me.  Drawn to this intoxicating scent, I discovered that these creations were aptly named [...]

Breakfast or Break Fast later?

Breakfast or Break Fast later?

Please note: this post was written over three years ago, and there has been further research on this topic. The never-ending breakfast debate continues.  I've had this debate with friends with family and it always comes down to the question, are you better off eating in the morning or waiting till lunch?  The anti-breakfasters claim [...]