Many years ago, I came across the recipe from which this one is based. Over the years I have made changes. Since being diagnosed with breast cancer I have made further changes, additions and deletions. It still tastes fantastic and remains one of the best soups I have ever tasted. I like to make this … Click here to continue reading ….
I love using fennel seed in my cooking, especially Italian dishes. But I have never used the fennel bulb. After crafting this recipe, Fennel and White Bean Soup, I look forward to making other delicious concoctions using the bulb. Once again, this recipe has been created as I learn to cook using ingredients that are … Click here to continue reading ….
Cindy’s Herb and Spice Blend If you are looking for a great blend to season your foods instead of salt and pepper, or if you are looking for a great way to add seasoning to many different dishes, consider using Cindy’s Herb and Spice Blend. I mix this recipe up in large batches and add … Click here to continue reading ….
Buying a Mortar and Pestle Are you thinking about buying a mortar and pestle? If so, there are some things you should know before making your final buying decision. A mortar and pestle, also called an “Apothecary Grinder”, is a tool used to grind and break down herbs. The mortar is bowl-shaped to hold the … Click here to continue reading ….
Edible Flowers Consider using edible flowers in your next salad. Many flowers are safe to eat and add beauty, color and a unique flavor to the dishes that you prepare with them. How can edible flowers be used in cooking? They can actually be used several different ways: As floating garnishes for beverages and soups … Click here to continue reading ….
If you are looking for a recipe using tomato slices and herbs, look no further. Tomato slices are used to create a delightfully easy and tasty recipe using basil and/or rosemary or any other herb of your choosing. Ingredients: tomato slices basil, rosemary (crushed), or herb of your choosing (dried or finely chopped fresh) … Click here to continue reading ….