Happy Corned Beef Day!

One of the things I enjoy most about St. Patrick’s Day is the leftover corned beef. I posted my recipe for homemade (preservative-free) corned beef earlier this week and I was sure to make extra for a couple of my favorite corned-beef dishes: corned beef hash and Reuben sandwiches. I hope you enjoy them as … Continue reading Happy Corned Beef Day!

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Meet Charlie… Meet Charlie’s friends…carrots, celery, onions, cilantro, kosher salt and peppercorns. They’re taking a bath together…in very hot water…for about an hour…after which time, Charlie and his friends will magically be transformed into Chicken Tortilla Soup! Here’s the recipe: Chicken Tortilla Soup 1 small onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 tablespoons olive oil … Continue reading Chicken Tortilla Soup

Weekday Lunches

Creativity often eludes me when it comes to weekday lunches. What can I take to work that’s quick to pack, healthy, fills me up and is tasty? It’s hard to find something that fits the criteria that’s not filled with preservatives, salt, etc., which made me wonder: If you have any suggestions, let me know! … Continue reading Weekday Lunches