Posted in June 2012

Cheater’s Ratatouille

Cheater’s Ratatouille

I feel weird calling this dish “Ratatouille” because the real French version is way more complex than what I threw together for dinner tonight.  I’ve actually had a lot of different kinds of ratatouille – some that are more like a saucy stew and some made from chunks of vegetables seasoned with Herbes de Provence. … Continue reading

Tomato, Spinach and White Bean Sauté

Tomato, Spinach and White Bean Sauté

When I first made this dish, I called it “Fancy Beans” but then upon further recollection I realized that didn’t really describe the dish at all.  It’s kind of like when you are trying to buy gum and come across that random Bubblicious flavor called “Radical Red” which doesn’t describe the actual flavor whatsoever.  Hence … Continue reading

Garlic Tofu Fries

Garlic Tofu Fries

Tofu is an everyday snack around these parts.  My girls like it any which way…but my 18 month old daughter Penelope loves it cold straight from the fridge cut up into little bite size pieces.  I fill her little snack bowl and she walks away happy only to return in a minute to get more. … Continue reading