Category Archive: American

Maple Glazed Brussels Sprouts

The chopped walnuts are optional but I really enjoyed the the crunch as well as the flavor they added. You don’t need much just a little sprinkle will do. In her cookbook Chef AJ says, “Even people who say they don’t normally like Brussels sprouts will enjoy this dish”. It’s absolutely a company worthy dish. The …

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Tofu Burgers

 When I did a Google search for tofu burgers I found two recipes that looked promising, one on 101 Cookbooks and a veganized version of that same recipe on Carrie OnVegan. It only needed a little more tweaking to make it more like the burger we had on vacation. It is indeed delish! I used this …

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Peach Berry Cobbler

As he tells the story, hubby Tom’s Grandma Fox used to make a delicious apple crisp but on the rare occasion that it came out more like a soft cobbler than a crisp she would call it “apple goodie”. My recipe is a cross between a cobbler and a crisp, since half the flour was replaced with old …

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California Quinoa Mango Salad

Last week I had one of the best summer salads ever – okay so I know I say that about a lot of great recipes – but this one was really amazing. It was the Health Starts Here California Quinoa salad from Whole Foods deli. The HSH deli items at Whole Foods have no added …

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Confetti Cornbread

Did you know cornbread makes a delicious breakfast?  I made a few changes to the original recipe such as eliminating the sugar – we didn’t miss it and cutting the salt in half, using almond milk instead of soy milk and cut it into 12 servings instead of 8. With those changes each serving is under 100 …

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