Tag Archives: Lentils

Baked Sweet Potatoes Stuffed with Curried Veggies

Fall is upon us and I am feeling the flavors! Driving home from work this evening I had a craving for sweet potatoes.  I haven’t posted ANY recipes using this vegetable and I think it’s time for that to change. [Sidenote: I have posted 113 recipes in my almost 2 years of the blog and […]

Beef and Lentil Shepard’s Pie

For as many years as I can remember, my Baba’s favorite Christmas gift was a ‘food box’ from my parents containing her favorite grocery and pantry items. Each year the same old sturdy tomato box was dug out of the garage with the top pre-wrapped for easy opening and re-use.  This tradition initially started as […]

Chicken and Lentil Burgers

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  I love seeing all of the Irish soda bread variations, creative corned beef ideas (umm how amazing does this look!), and recipes utilizing Guinness! I had grand plans to make my Mom’s Corn Chowder tonight, but came home to realize that we had finished all of the potatoes earlier this week […]

Hot Italian Sausage with Lentils

A few years ago, upon entering my 30s, I bought a journal in order keep a paper record of the books I was reading. It varies from book to book, but I usually document things like who gave it to me, new thinking it inspired, thoughts on the style or the genre, my desire to […]

Lentils Monastary

Well, these last few days brought me an unexpected joy that coopted all of my attention after work: my dad found a cookbook that my mother had been writing on his computer!!  One of my initial reasons for starting this blog was to have a space to document my own experiments in the kitchen and […]

Warm Winter Lunch: Curried Lentils

Throughout the summer months I swear by Sunday meal prep which allows me to spend evenings outside.  With darkness now descending around 4:30, I’m keeping myself sane by researching and trying new meals.  This dish has become a lunch time favorite as it is filling, yummy, and can be easily made with whatever is found […]