Plum Tart
Food / Recipes

Plum Tart

I came across this Ina Garten recipe a couple years ago and it has since made the rounds at dinners and parties.  Every time I serve it, it is a stunner.  It is a beautiful presentation and it is delightfully unexpected – I mean when was the last time you had a plum dessert?  As … Continue reading

Hearty Barley Lentil Stew
Dinner / Food / Lunch

Hearty Barley Lentil Stew

We are usually late dinner eaters.  However, my son plays Baseball and all Spring we are racing to get to games and practices; dinner needs to be early and quick.   It’s a challenge, especially since I don’t want to sacrifice quality and nutrition.  So this week I made a big pot of yummy (and vegan!) … Continue reading

Lentil Soup
Dinner / Food

Lentil Soup

We are big fans of soup, and this year Lentil Soup has reigned king.  I just love the buttery flavor and hearty texture of this soup.  It is quick, easy and satisfying enough to be a meal.  Make a big pot, and enjoy left overs for days! 1 medium onion 5-6 carrots 4-5 cloves of … Continue reading