Vegetarian

Creamy Kale Soup

Creamy Kale Soup

I’m not a fan of extreme “detox” or “cleanse” diets. Extreme dietary restriction is not for me, and science just doesn’t back up most the fantastical…

Pistachio Guacamole

Pistachio Guacamole

Hello again pistachio-lovers! The first part of my contest in collaboration with American Pistachios has come to a close and I’d like to thank…

Quick Dill Pickles

Quick Dill Pickles

Last week was unbearably hot, too hot to stay inside, too hot to leave the house, and definitely too hot cook anything. Most days,…

Guacamole

Guacamole

Growing up in Texas there is no way to avoid guacamole. At every dinner party, barbecue, funeral reception, baptismal lunch or pool party, you will…

Fried Okra

Fried Okra

When my husband returned from the grocery store with okra yesterday my jaw hit the floor, for two reasons. The first is that okra…