savory cheddar-chive waffles.

warning:  this is not a healthy post!  i try to keep it all nice and healthy on here, but aww geez ~ it was valentine’s day.  i had to do something decadent! last week, rachael ray had an entire week devoted to different waffle recipes.  i’m not a huge fan of waffles, but she really got me in the mood.  so here’s what i made … Continue reading savory cheddar-chive waffles.

conquering kale salad.

i’m prepping for valentine’s day.  we’re actually celebrating and going to an italian restaurant tonight!  so i am eating super clean until tonight. what can be cleaner than kale salad and lemon ginger hot tea for lunch? but i really don’t like the tough texture of raw kale.  so here’s what i came up with that makes kale salad very tender and very delicious! kale … Continue reading conquering kale salad.

acorn squash bisque with cran-apple relish.

i’ve been hibernating.  yesterday, i had a full day of teaching, a concert, and then a rehearsal.  i ended the long day with a glass of wine (or two) with some great friends from the rehearsal. when i finally peeled myself off the couch this morning, i was seriously hungry. what can warm your heart on a cold winter’s day better than a hot steamy … Continue reading acorn squash bisque with cran-apple relish.