Curried Lentil and Eggplant Salad

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We’ve had an unusual hot streak in Michigan for March, meaning we topped 85 degrees! We don’t start seeing that number until the end of June! I was in search of a good Spring recipe for this post and found a recipe for an eggplant salad. I tried it once and liked it but then put my own flavor into it and LOVED it. Who knew spices were so nice in spring? This salad is perfect {Read More}

Easy, Breezy, Caprese

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Just because summer is over doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a nice and light salad! Caprese salad has been around for a very long time, and its so easy there is no need for a formal recipes! And look how nice it photographs, I was pretty surprised when I pulled this image off my memory card! All you need is: Tomatoes (organic heirloom taste the best!) FRESH mozzarella Fresh Basil Cracked Pepper and Sea Salt Olive Oil Slice your tomatoes {Read More}

Stuffed Tomatoes Chinoise

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After the urging of many comments and friends, Here is the long awaited recipe for the Stuffed Tomatoes Chinoise. I can’t seem to find the pronunciation and the closest I got was Chinois (shin-wah) which is also known as a strainer, but that is not quite it so I deduce that chef Ian made the name. I will have to ask him I suppose! Ok so before I get to the recipe, the most important thing I want to stress {Read More}