Winter Chicken, Artichoke & Fennel Cassoulet {and a Cookbook Giveaway!}

Chicken Cassoulet

When I first got engaged, my childhood BFF threw me an engagement shower. Her mother was there, a mother I had known and adored since third grade, and was the neighborhood mom who who most impressed me in a June Cleaver kind of way. She always had her hair and makeup just so, and wore a cheerful apron around the… 

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Chili-Roasted Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tacos with Lime Cream

Chili-Roasted Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tacos with Lime Cream

As a kid, I probably could have been considered a vegetarian because I really didn’t eat anything, much less meat. As an adult, my palate is considerably more adventurous, but I still dabble in vegetarianism. I often go weeks without eating meat, though I do cook for a family of mostly meat eaters (but there are dabblers… 

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Can’t Beet This

Can't Beet This

Shelly’s been talking a lot about her new juicer lately. A lot. Not that I’m bothered by it. Not that I feel guilty when she talks in glowing terms about her juice addiction, as I pull yet another pan of cookies out of the oven. Not that I’m jealous.