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5 Links to Read Before Using Leftovers

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: How to not dread using up holiday leftovers.</i><p>Today you opened presents, spent time with loved ones, and (hopefully) drank a warm mug of something by a …

Starfruit and How to Use It

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: We’re a little starstruck -- over fruit.</i><p>Starfruit's real name? Carambola. When sliced, it resembles a star -- and thus, the fruit's more common name, starfruit. The entire fruit …

Lemon Blueberry Cake (Ricotta Pound Cake)

It’s the beginning of blueberry season over here; let the parade of baked goods begin!<p>I had a basket of blueberries giving me the eye the other …

Spicy Turkey and Zucchini Burger Recipe

Come July and our refrigerator starts to overflow with zucchinis from the garden. It really is the land of plenty during these summer months. My …

Brownie in a Mug Recipe [with video]

Oh my. We’re doomed. My young friends Reilly and Alden just showed me how they make single serving brownies, in a mug, in a microwave. Takes 5 …

Roasted Spaghetti Squash with Sausage and Kale Recipe

Spaghetti squash is winter squash unlike any other. When you cook it and scrape it with a fork, the flesh peels away like ribbons of pasta, hence the …

Braised Rabbit with Belgian Ale, Rabbit Carbonnade

Fall comes to Sacramento later than much of the country, but come it does. The winds blow and the leaves scatter and all one wants for dinner is a …

Cooking

White Bean Soup with Ham, Pumpkin, and Chard Recipe

Years ago my doctor advised me to “eat colorful foods”. “When you look at the foods on your plate, there should be lots of color and variety,” he …

Turkey Noodle Casserole Recipe

Every year we start our Thanksgiving planning with the best of intentions. “Last year was over-the-top. Could we please put the brakes on with the …

Mom’s Turkey Soup

Every Thanksgiving my mother takes what’s left of the turkey carcass and makes a delicious turkey soup that we enjoy for days.The first step is to …

Lemon Pesto Turkey Pasta Recipe

Leftover turkey anyone? Welcome to my new favorite way of putting turkey leftovers to good use.<p>This is a quick and easy “carbonara” style pasta dish, …

Hamburger and Macaroni Recipe

Rachael Ray has nothing on my mother. As far as this family is concerned, my mom invented healthful, delicious comfort food that one can cook in 30 …

Cooking

Vegan Cream of Broccoli Soup

<i>You can make this creamy, ridiculously easy, vegan broccoli soup two ways, curry spiced or savory.</i><p>For someone who has such definite opinions about …

Chia Pudding - figgy & sprout

For most of us, we can’t think of the word <i>chia</i> without thinking of Chia Pets – those enigmatic, ceramic, living dolls that were a hallmark of 1980s …

Simple Quinoa Salad

Introducing Simple Quinoa Salad, otherwise know as my “life saver salad”. It is easy to make when I’m short on time and it uses up whatever I have on …

Roast potatoes with poppy seeds recipe

Add poppy seeds to your roast potatoes for a delicious crunch.<p><i>Serves 4</i><p>Poppy seeds give the first properly floury potatoes of the season an extra earthy crunch. Serve with roast partridge and buttered carrots, or alone with thick and creamy yogurt.<p>1kg large red-skinned or white floury potatoes, cut …

Cilantro Jalapeno Hummus Recipe

This Cilantro Jalapeno Hummus recipe is smooth, silky and has just the right amount of heat. Make a double batch because it’s a match made in heaven …

MACHE + PEACH SALAD WITH JALAPEÑO VINAIGRETTE

"Have patience with everything that remains unresolved in your heart. Try to love the questions themselves as if they were locked rooms or books …