The CompostMaster and I recently hosted a few friends for dinner, most notably Tarheel Eater. (If you are ever looking for restaurant recommendations in the Triangle area of North Carolina, I suggest you check out the Tarheel Eater blog.) I wanted a sweet bite for the end of the meal that wasn’t too heavy and [...]
Need an easy, make-ahead appetizer for your Oscar-watching party that will please your friends who are following low carb or dairy-free diets? Try these fancy-looking smoked salmon and cucumber rolls.
When you trim the salmon and julienne the cucumber, make sure your strips of salmon are just a bit narrower than your strips of cucumber. You [...]
I’ve been in a breakfast rut. When it’s freezing outside, I’m less interested in cold foods like smoothies and cereal. I don’t even like to have salads for lunch.
I’ve also been trying to incorporate more vegetables into every meal (including breakfast), reduce my consumption of grains and eat foods that decrease inflammation in the body. [...]