Italian Plantain Chips

30.6.2016 | 00:33 | Read article

So, plantains are just fancy bananas, right?  Well, they certainly resemble bananas, and they also grow in tropical climates, but they’re not exactly the same….

Herbal Hot Beverage

22.6.2016 | 23:24 | Read article

So, what happens when you arrive in the kitchen in the morning and realize that you forgot to get the chia seeds soaking in milk…

Potato Salad 2.0

15.6.2016 | 23:43 | Read article

  Okay, so this really doesn’t look like what most of us think is potato salad, but it’s got potatoes and it’s a salad, so…

Red, White & Blue Chia Porridge

8.6.2016 | 23:47 | Read article

Hurray, it’s blueberry season here in North Carolina! And this recipe comes just in time for Independence Day in the US. Convenient. This recipe came…

Chunky Tomato Sauce

1.6.2016 | 23:20 | Read article

This recipe is based on one Diane and I found on a box of DeBole’s pasta way back when we were vegetarian the first time around…

Strawberry Parfait

25.5.2016 | 21:15 | Read article

It’s feeling like summer here in central North Carolina, after a stretch of days that felt more like early spring.  VERY early spring. Strawberries have…


18.5.2016 | 23:28 | Read article

Last weekend I got the cookie recipe just right, and it only took me a few attempts. The first try was a cinnamon cookie, and…

Simple Savory Raw Soup

11.5.2016 | 23:24 | Read article

From Debra’s kitchen So, sometimes recipes create themselves.  Sort of. One came together nicely a couple of days ago – a very warm evening here in…

What Makes a Great Salad?

5.5.2016 | 01:11 | Read article

From Debra’s Kitchen Or maybe the question is — what makes a salad great? While the weather in central NC continues to fluctuate between warmer…

Health-Boosting Hot Chocolate

28.4.2016 | 00:32 | Read article

From Debra’s Kitchen Okay, so chocolate’s always health-boosting in my book!  It doesn’t matter to me if I’m enjoying an ounce or so of high-quality…