Lamb, Peppers & Couscous

I tried people, I really tried. I practically memorized the recipe, made sure I had everything (oh sure, I was going to sub-out the white rice with sprouted brown, because I don’t usually have long grain white rice in my pantry). I was 100%, absolutely, positively sure that I had allspice, because I made my…

Chicken with Garlic

When planning out this past week’s meals I shouted out (to the husband and son playing video games upstairs) “HEY, ANY REQUESTS!?” I should probably make it clear that if they request something I don’t want to cook, it’s not going to happen. Husband J is smart enough to have figured this out. Son j,…

Zucchini Basil Soup

I know, I know…zucchini and basil aren’t in season quite yet, but in California’s central valley it sure feels like they could be. Along the river the California poppies are all in bloom, as well as the Spanish Lavender in my garden. It’s only April but I’ve got all of the windows open and it…