Archive | December, 2012

Granny’s Pecan Pie

Posted on 17. Dec, 2012 by in Comfort Food

How wonderful it is to have my 14 year old daughter perfecting and modernizing her great-grandmother’s orginal southern pecan pie recipe. The original recipe calls for dark Karo syrup but I have substituted brown rice syrup because I haven’t found a non GMO corn alternative. I like to use Whole Foods traditional frozen pie shells. […]

Lemon Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Bacon

Posted on 03. Dec, 2012 by in Comfort Food

Lemon Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Bacon

We had the most wonderful Thanksgiving shared with 8 community families. One of the best recipes of the day was made by my friend and fellow home chef extraordinare, Jessie. ┬áThese brussels are roasted with chunks of bacon to enhance their deep rich flavor. Combined with bits of lemon -rind and all- which brightens and […]