After being inspired by the documentary series “Cooked” by Michael Pollan, I decided it was a good time to try baking my own sourdough bread and enjoy delicious home cooked bread from scratch. I did not feel up to the challenge to make my own starter so I began to search for some ready-made sourdough starter. […]
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Who does not love chunky homemade chicken soup? As I write this article, it is raining on a grey Vancouver day. I can smell the pleasing aroma of a large pot of homemade chunky chicken soup, wafting through the house increasing my appetite. There are no secret ingredients to this soup just plain and simple […]
This is a variation of a simple wild rice and bean casserole – easy to prepare ahead of time. At mealtime when there are several dietary restrictions and preferences, from vegetarian to gluten-free it is great to find something for all to eat. It’s nutritious, additive free, and made entirely with organic vegetables. Easy Wild Rice […]
Next to the bible one of the top-selling books of all time is still recipe books and that is probably because we all enjoy our food. There are thousands of cook books with millions of recipes to choose from but I find myself returning to the same tried and true favourites over and over again. […]
I have been drinking fresh (organic Meyer) lemon juice in water, daily for many years, and more often when I feel a cold coming I treat myself to a homemade hot and healthy lemon and ginger tea. Here is my simple recipe for fresh homemade lemon and ginger tea. As I sit here taking in […]