Tag: snacks


Pumpkin Spice Muffins

This recipe is derived from a Banana Spice Muffin recipe I’ve had for years, from Cooking Light Magazine. It originally used all-purpose flour, but I wanted to substitute whole grain flours. I developed this three-flour blend over several batches, to take advantage of the purported benefits of oats and buckwheat in controlling cholesterol and blood ...


Farmer’s Market Feasting: Week 1

Last Saturday was the opening day of our town’s outdoor Farmer’s Market. I had been looking forward to this for a while, and I did not leave disappointed. Sadly, I am already a week behind sharing my adventures with you, so without further ado-I present Farmer’s Market Feasting: Week 1.


Eggplant Chips with Chile Peppers and Garlic Mayonnaise

Oh, man, you are lucky there is even a photograph of these. I made them for lunch yesterday for The Husband and myself (he was lucky he was working from home, or he would have totally missed these), and they disappeared in a flash, no pun intended. These are so easy, and so addictive. They ...


Snacking on the Remains

So, I was poking around in the refrigerator this morning, and I discovered the half-used package of egg roll wrappers, left over after making Ratatouille Ravioli. That’s when the fun began.