Food

My Favorite Kale Salad

Last year at a church pot luck I came across a kale salad on the buffet. I sampled it and it turned out to be the best. kale salad. ever. Unfortunately I had no idea who made it. A few weeks later at a smaller church dinner the same kale salad turned up again! This… Continue reading My Favorite Kale Salad

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Kale Pesto

While I've been on maternity leave I've really been enjoying going to the farmers' market on Wednesday mornings. It's something I normally can never do because I have to be at work. Big brother goes to parents' day out on Wednesdays, so I drop him off and then head over to the market with the… Continue reading Kale Pesto

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Kale and Black Eyed Pea Soup

The second recipe that caught my eye in the book Superfood Kitchen was kale and black eyed pea soup.  Once again I landed on this one because it didn't call for too many unusual ingredients and we had most everything already in stock in the kitchen.  I have been wanting to work kale back into… Continue reading Kale and Black Eyed Pea Soup

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Christmas in April

Something very special arrived in the mail last Friday: That's right...a Vitamix!!!!! I have wanted a Vitamix for over a year now.  I have debated and debated about whether or not to order one because they are very expensive.  I don't have a blender, only a Magic Bullet and a food processor.  I do love the… Continue reading Christmas in April

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Green Food and Baileys Buttercream

Happy day after St. Patrick's Day!  Did everyone have fun last night?  A little tooo much fun maybe?  😉 Benzo and I had a quiet evening at home with lots of yummy food.  And most of it green! We started off with an appetizer of artichoke brushetta and crackers.  MIL gave us this jar of… Continue reading Green Food and Baileys Buttercream