Monthly Archives: June 2012

Zucchini and pasta in red sauce

pasta, salad, and vinaigrette

We have been trying to eat at least one meatless dinner per week. This is this week’s meatless meal. Homemade pasta, zucchini, and red sauce. Continue reading

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Fruit and Yogurt

vanilla yogurt, fruit, and chocolate

As much as I hate to admit it, I have been watching every single episode of Jamie Oliver’s Meals in Minutes. This recipe, while not an exact copy, is inspired by his show. Nevertheless, it is good. And very simple.

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Not a BLT, a Bacon Sandwich

Bacon Sandwich – no tomatoes and no lettuce, thank you

With sandwiches, simpler is often better. And it doesn’t get simpler than this. Bread. Bacon. Cream cheese. That’s it.  Continue reading

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Green City Farmers Market 2012

My wife and I have been going to this farmers’ market for years, and for years, it’s been very literally a farmers’ market: a place to buy produce. This year, it seems to have gotten much better – particularly because there’s more things that I can eat while I am there.

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Grilled Barbecue Flavor Chips, kinda

slices of potato, coated in barbecue-style seasonings and grilled

I love potato chips. I hate buying them. These weren’t quite as crunchy as chips, but the taste:easiness ratio was high. And you can do it on the grill.

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Grilled Cauliflower Why Not

With the summer in full swing, it’s just too hot to cook in a kitchen, if you can help it. So when I decided to grill up some chicken for dinner, I thought I’d do the same for the vegetable sides.

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Pizzafest 2012

this was the worst street fair I have ever been to

This Saturday, I took my wife and daughter to Pizzafest. Pizza being one of my favorite foods, and street fairs being one of my favorite activities, I thought this event would be friggin awesome. I was friggin wrong.

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