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Tag: side dishes

Yorkshire Pudding

Not having been born and raised British, but only naturalized in my 30s, I didn’t grow up eating Yorkshire Puddings with my Sunday roasts. Come to think of it, I didn’t grow up having Sunday roast dinners, either, and if we did, it was most […]

Easy Beets

The end of summer is always a busy time for me, but this year it has been exceptionally so. My life took an unexpected turn in mid-August and for the past few weeks there has barely been enough time (or energy) to cook food, let […]

Three Bean Salad

Three Bean Salad

Sometimes I think that I’m so busy trying new things, I forget about the ‘classic’ or ‘everyday’ recipes. Last weekend was one of those instances. I’d been trying at least one new recipe everyday, all week and I felt we needed a break. Not to […]


This recipe combines two ingredients plentiful this time of year – and answers the question, “What else can I do with all this zucchini?” Calabacitas * 3 zucchini squash, cubed * 1/2 cup chopped onion * 2 to 3 tablespoons butter * 1/2 cup chopped […]