Posts Tagged: slow cooker option

Spicy Pozole Versus The (Un)Common Cold

One of the things I really love about the hubby is his thoughtfulness and generosity. From special sundaes (vanilla bean ice cream, chocolate fudge, banana with Marcona almonds & Amarena cherries!) which magically appear in front of me before I

Spicy Pozole Versus The (Un)Common Cold

One of the things I really love about the hubby is his thoughtfulness and generosity. From special sundaes (vanilla bean ice cream, chocolate fudge, banana with Marcona almonds & Amarena cherries!) which magically appear in front of me before I

Comfort Food 102: Beef Ragù With Pappardelle

Medicine is a cyclical existence. I’m not just referring to influenza although that’s pretty seasonal too. Job and training cycles invariably coincide with graduation cycles so your contract dates end up working out along those lines as well. Currently it’s

Comfort Food 102: Beef Ragù With Pappardelle

Medicine is a cyclical existence. I’m not just referring to influenza although that’s pretty seasonal too. Job and training cycles invariably coincide with graduation cycles so your contract dates end up working out along those lines as well. Currently it’s

Hearty Low(er)-Fat Chicken Apple Curry? Yup!

While I love Thai curries, I find the coconut milk a bit too rich and only end up eating it a few times a year so when I have a craving for spicy curry I either eat it Japanese style

Hearty Low(er)-Fat Chicken Apple Curry? Yup!

While I love Thai curries, I find the coconut milk a bit too rich and only end up eating it a few times a year so when I have a craving for spicy curry I either eat it Japanese style

Hits The Spot Vegetable Beef Soup

This is one of my gastronomic “reset” recipes. You know, when you’ve been living it up out at restaurants or slurping down a decadent cream sauce of two? We attended a fund-raiser for the hubby’s work the other night and

Hits The Spot Vegetable Beef Soup

This is one of my gastronomic “reset” recipes. You know, when you’ve been living it up out at restaurants or slurping down a decadent cream sauce of two? We attended a fund-raiser for the hubby’s work the other night and

Braised Beef Shanks (Or Osso Buco With 50% Less Angst)

My Mom thinks that our dog is actually a person inside a dog suit. Well, okay, more like inside a dog’s body. While he hasn’t rescued any Timmys stuck in a well, he can take my direction-challenged Mom on a

Braised Beef Shanks (Or Osso Buco With 50% Less Angst)

My Mom thinks that our dog is actually a person inside a dog suit. Well, okay, more like inside a dog’s body. While he hasn’t rescued any Timmys stuck in a well, he can take my direction-challenged Mom on a

Stew On This: Chicken Braised With Tomatoes And White Beans

Summer seems to finally be fading away, making room for longer nights and fuzzy sweater weather. Lately, when I look out the window despite the clear sunny skies during the day, darkness seems to fall earlier and earlier, another sign

Stew On This: Chicken Braised With Tomatoes And White Beans

Summer seems to finally be fading away, making room for longer nights and fuzzy sweater weather. Lately, when I look out the window despite the clear sunny skies during the day, darkness seems to fall earlier and earlier, another sign

Pork Rib Ragù (Or The Secret World Of Vegetables)

Last night’s dinner conversation: “Wow, tastes so much better than it looks. “Well, how could it taste worse than how it looks?” “Yeah, it sorta looks like….” “Don’t say it! I’m still eating!” And that got me to thinking, not

Pork Rib Ragù (Or The Secret World Of Vegetables)

Last night’s dinner conversation: “Wow, tastes so much better than it looks. “Well, how could it taste worse than how it looks?” “Yeah, it sorta looks like….” “Don’t say it! I’m still eating!” And that got me to thinking, not