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Fall Fruit Compote

I had fruit compote at a event earlier this month and really enjoyed the natural sweetness of it. Certainly a healthier alternative to chocolate candy! Looked for a autumn version and liked this one with its cinnamon and nutmeg. I … Continue reading

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Moroccan-Inspired Quinoa Salad

Found this recipe on after searching for spring brunch recipes. It was a big hit and I’ve gotten a lot of requests for it.

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Eggs in Spicy Tomato Sauce

I’ve made this several times.  It’s one of my favorites from Uma Casa Portuguesa – Portuguese Home Cooking.  Usually have made 4 to 8 servings, never bigger than that.  

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Latin Skillet Scrambled Eggs

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Vegan Fig and Walnut Bread

Folks really liked this bread, vegans and non-vegans alike.  Definitely a keeper.  Found it online at I did use just whole wheat flour; didn’t find any whole wheat pastry flour in the grocery store.

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