Archive | September, 2012

Bread Salad

Posted on 15. Sep, 2012 by in Comfort Food

Bread Salad

The flavor level is HIGH on this one and I felt like one successful mama when my teenager devoured it for dinner. I made it two nights later and added inch wide pieces of cooked smoked bacon which made my mom ratings go thru the roof. 1 large shallot 3 T red wine vinegar 1/2 […]

Goat Cheese Stuffed Artichoke

Posted on 15. Sep, 2012 by in Comfort Food

I posted a picture of a goat cheese stuffed artichoke on instagram and one of my favorite foodie friends Cass (age 12) said she wanted one for her birthday dinner! I am posting this one for you Cass! 2 large artichoke 8 0z goat cheese 2 garlic cloves pressed 1 T fresh squeezed lemon juice […]

Chili Relleno Rice

Posted on 07. Sep, 2012 by in Comfort Food

Chili Relleno Rice

The lunch fairy delivered to Dr. Paul, the principal at Marisposa School for Global Education. He said this was the dish that got his attention. Gotta keep that fairy flying. 2 c cooked rice 2 c sour cream 1 box Pacifica condensed chicken soup (Whole Foods) 2 small cans diced mild green chilies drained 2 […]

Spicy Vodka Sauce

Posted on 07. Sep, 2012 by in Comfort Food

Spicy Vodka Sauce

I made this for my friend Kelly’s 50th birthday bash. We had the best time dancing in her beautiful backyard to a great mix of oldies. 2T butter 1/2 t red pepper flakes 1 t pressed garlic 1/2 c vodka 1 28oz can fire roasted crushed tomatos 1/2 c heavy cream 2/3 c parmesan cheese […]

Blueberry Cinnamon Frozen Yogurt

Posted on 07. Sep, 2012 by in Comfort Food

Blueberry Cinnamon Frozen Yogurt

I love fall. My birthday is in the fall. The weather shifts, the sun sits lower on the horizon and the ocean has a beautiful clarity about it. Here is my late summer-early fall frozen yogurt favorite. 1 lb frozen or fresh blueberries 1 1/2 c ¬†whole milk plain yogurt 1/2 c whole milk 3 […]