Category Archives: Lunch

Spinach Mushroom Brie Pizza

This recipe was also inspired by a craving.  I had a meeting the other day at PW Pizza, a great local pizza shop.  We did not eat and the place smelled amazing. So, this weekend I decided I needed some pizza … Continue reading

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Bratwurst: Beyond the Grill and Served Three Ways

Do you stereotype your food?  When was the last time that you cooked a turkey outside of the Thanksgiving to Christmas window?  And cooking a turkey you were given at the office in January does not count.  You probably have … Continue reading

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Puff Pastry Fun: Spinach Mushroom Goat Cheese Squares

For many years, I was afraid of puff pastry.  I know it is irrational, but it always seemed so intimidating.  But then I finally tried it and loved it.  Now, it is a “go to” part of my appetizer rotation.  … Continue reading

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Tuscan Bean Soup

After the past two “meat-centric” posts, I think it is time for something with a different protein source.  What could be better than a thick savory bean soup? I’ve always been a fan of soup, it is such a forgiving … Continue reading

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Not My Mother’s Chicken Soup: Magical Asian Chicken Broth with Wontons

Nothing is more wintery than home-made chicken soup, perfect for cold winter lunches or even dinner, and of course, the best treatment for colds and flu. Yesterday, I was feeling like chicken soup, but wanted something a little more intense … Continue reading

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Deskside Dining

As you may recall, a few posts back I mentioned a desire to eat healthier food, especially, all of those meals eaten my desk each week.  On average, I eat about 8 to 10 meals at my desk.  Breakfast almost … Continue reading

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A Great Weekend for Cooking

Happy 4th of July!  I hope everyone had a great holiday.  I, for one, was able to spend the weekend cooking … a great treat.  I posted the menus earlier and both meals were pretty good. First, the birthday lunch … Continue reading

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