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celebrate cinco de mayo: tex mex turkey burgers and fruit salsa

Will be reposting a few ideas from the homesteading and recipes sections over the next couple of days in prep for Cinco de Mayo.  Muy delicioso! Even as a committed locavore, I do get a hankerin’ for summer tropical fruits now and again.  A… Continue Reading “celebrate cinco de mayo: tex mex turkey burgers and fruit salsa”

recipes: holy guacamole!

After several creative concoctions that have included turkey, sweet potatoes or turkey and sweet potatoes, my daughter and I needed a change of pace and broke out ingredients for a Tex-Mex dinner tonight.   One of her favorite “condiments” since early childhood has been guacamole. … Continue Reading “recipes: holy guacamole!”

recipe: easy gluten-free vegetarian chili

Since I’m gluten-free and don’t drink much milk, no milk-and-bread runs here before any potential snow storms.  My staples include homemade chili and/or soups, tea, and a warm blanket.  I doubt that Asheville will see much of an accumulation this go round, but there’s… Continue Reading “recipe: easy gluten-free vegetarian chili”

apricot chicken and root veggies

Made this one up this morning so I imagine I’ll play around with it, but here’s the basic recipe for you to try.  Even my 13-year-old who has claimed to be disgusted by beets ate them without thinking twice. Ingredients: boneless, skinless chicken breasts… Continue Reading “apricot chicken and root veggies”