My favorites

My favorites

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My favorites
Curried Coconut Butternut Squash Soup

Curried Coconut Butternut Squash Soup

Today’s soup, Curried Coconut Butternut Squash Soup, has quickly become one of my new favorites along with this Moroccan Red Lentil Soup which I fell in love with last year
Grilled Steaks with Fig-Bourbon Sauce

Grilled Steaks with Fig-Bourbon Sauce

year at my house. Grilling season lasts all. Who can wait until summer to enjoy that unmistakable,. delectable, smoky flavor of thick, juicy, flame-grilled steaks
Ground Beef & Butternut Squash Breakfast Skillet

Ground Beef & Butternut Squash Breakfast Skillet

I started to mentally retrace the contents of my fridge. I figured I was in pretty good shape to come up with a dish that was similar enough to what my brain had seen to calm my craving down AND have it ready right on time for dinner, too
Food Network Magazine's Nutty Fig Toast

Food Network Magazine's Nutty Fig Toast

Process until smooth and creamy, making sure to scrape down the sides of the bowl. The crunch of the bread and the creamy earthy cinnamon-y rich cashew butter
Steamed Butternut Squash Salad with Coconut Lime Dressing

Steamed Butternut Squash Salad with Coconut Lime Dressing

First off, Happy Thanksgiving to all my Canadian peeps. All I did was take my Gluten Free Herb Rolls, because being from the prairies means never arriving for dinner empty-handed, and being allergic to everything means you should always travel with food
Vegan Peanut Butter Banana Pancakes

Vegan Peanut Butter Banana Pancakes

It's no secret that I love fried dough and this is one way to get my fix without having to resort to doughnuts or funnel cakes (the ultimate sin
Browned Butter Fig Tart

Browned Butter Fig Tart

I served this with a bit of crème fraiche (which it didn't need) that I had on hand. I love fresh figs
Fig cake

Fig cake

I keep surprising myself every time I decide to bake something totally unplanned. Figs aren't really my preferred choice to make cakes with

Chicken and Butternut Squash Orzo

My friend emailed a few of us this week describing her recent and devastating occurrence. My poor friend C is bereft and confused
Whole Wheat Organic Fig Cake

Whole Wheat Organic Fig Cake

If you are a nutty person (well, we are all nuts but you get my drift) walnuts and/ or pecans are an excellent addition
Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Dip

Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Dip

Hunkered over the sweet dip at the party hoarding it to myself and showing off my awesome social skills

Garlic Herb Compound Butter

I opted to use butter instead of oil since I wanted to leave myself more options down the line. (There is a print link embedded in this post
Brown Butter Carrot Cookies

Brown Butter Carrot Cookies

I was thumbing through a couple of my rescued recipe boxes this morning and happened on this one for Carrot(t) Cookies and knew I needed to make them right away
Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

I did not leave room in my schedule for that sort of nonsense and so I really can't get sick. So, here I am, trying my best to breathe through my nose and not hack up a lung
Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

I also used my Dutch oven to fry the pieces and worked in two batches. After I was done frying, I also put them in the oven just to make sure they were cooked (as I have a real fetish about making sure my chicken is fully cooked)
Hot Buttered Pretzels

Hot Buttered Pretzels

Walking the mall is not my favorite past time. One of my favorite cookbooks, King Arthur Flour Baker's Companion, has an excellent hot buttered pretzel recipe