What I had for dinner on Saturday, August 10, 2013

Local niçoise but without the salad!

A couple weeks ago my sister and I went to visit Anna et al., and Anna, as she generally does, prepared a lovely, simple, fresh, delicious meal — this time it was a niçoise-based salad, with arugula, boiled new potatoes, blanched green beans, hard-boiled eggs, the little black niçoise [...]

What I had for dinner on Saturday, June 9, 2012

Homegrown chicken thighs with HFWBBQ sauce, with grilled green beans with lemon juice, olive oil and homegrown garlic and red (cayenne) pepper flakes. With a bit of Macrina baguette to mop up extra barbecue sauce.

What I had for dinner on Saturday, December 17, 2011

All week I had in my head a lightly breaded and fried fillet of white fish, served with a lemony caper shallot sauce.

Today I made it!

At the T&C Market, we picked up some gorgeous fresh wild-caught (US/Canada) fillets of sole.

We brought it home and stared at it for a while. I consulted [...]

What I had for dinner on Monday, October 31, 2011

Usually no one comes around trick-or-treating out here — the houses tend to be far apart, and there are no sidewalks or street lights, and it starts getting dark at like 6pm now, so it’s hard to see how the pedestrian trick-or-treating of my childhood would work out here. But just in case, we keep [...]