Classic Red Peppers

Stuffed red peppers are a classic vegetarian dish. Red peppers are so sweet that when stuffed and baked until soft, the flavors melt in your mouth. This particular Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers dish by Cookie and Kate (posted below) is a recipe that can easily be adapted. Instead of rice, I used whole bulgur wheat andContinue reading “Classic Red Peppers”

The Paris Library

Did you know that during WWII, the librarians at The American Library in Paris delivered books to their forbidden Jewish patrons right under the noses of their German occupiers? This captivating novel, The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles is filled with wartime suspense, the nuances of friendship, romance, betrayal, and fascinating historical information aboutContinue reading “The Paris Library”

Discovering Flavorful Broth

This week I made Shitake Mushroom Noodle Soup with Peas Three Ways from Dorothy’s New Vintage Kitchen. The soup turned out to be a delicious mushroom-based soup that was even more flavorful the second day. Dorothy has introduced her followers to the method of making delicious stock or broth using food scraps and straining themContinue reading “Discovering Flavorful Broth”