Category Archives: Breakfast

Breakfast in Japan: Oyakodon

Contains:  Eggs, soy, potential gluten, potential alcohol. J. Kenji Alt-Lopez is making home cooking videos these days.  He does these POV style with a Go-Pro mounted on his forehead, so you see what he sees.  Editing is minimal, but the … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Pear Pancakes

Contains:  Dairy, wheat, gluten, eggs, added sugar.  Is: Quick and easy,  breakfast. Wishing all the mothers and moms out there a Happy Mother’s Day! Since you are not likely to take Mom out for a sit-down brunch this year, here’s … Continue reading

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Onion and Olive Frittata

Contains:  Dairy, eggs, nightshades (pimentos).  Is:  Gluten-free. Makes for a fine brunch. Adapted from Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street, 2017 (September-October, page 10), which in turn comes from Deborah Madison. My changes are in halving the recipe and, well, adding olives. … Continue reading

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Breakfast: Greens, Bacon, Egg

Contains:  Eggs.  Is:  Quick and easy.  Potentially Paleo (depending on the bacon). For the greens, I used Swiss chard, which I’d obtained form Misfits Market.  I also had “second breakfast” of half a small Misfits Market grapefruit.  (These seem to … Continue reading

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Puff Pastry Greek-Style Scallop Appetizers and Mini-Pie

Contains:  Shellfish, wheat, gluten, optional nightshade.  Is:  A recipe for Fish Friday Foodies.   This continues my Greek month.  I am taking a couple of liberties on this dish (so this one is Greek-inspired, rather than full-fledged Greek).  But I … Continue reading

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Greek Omelet with Spinach and Olives

Contains:  Eggs, dairy.  Is:  Quick and easy, simple vegetarian option, nightshade-free.   The Second Recipe of a personal Greek Month. You can eat this by itself, or have a side of toasted pita and/or Greek salad.  See the previous recipe … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Avocado Omelet

Contains:  Eggs, dairy, potentially nightshade.  Is:  Vegetarian, potentially Paleo / Whole30 if cheese is omitted.  As you may recall, I made guacamole two weeks ago, and shortly  prior I posted a review of a restaurant that I featured as my … Continue reading

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Savory Vegetarian Korean Pancakes

Contains:  Gluten, added sugar, egg,  nightshade.  Is:  Vegetarian. In extra non-food-related news, I closed out and sold my old house yesterday.  YAY TEAM!  I received more than the initial asking price on advice of my realtor, but it meant the … Continue reading

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Veggie Breakfast or Brunch Scramble

My goal is to have veggies at every meal; I’m not quite there yet, and I’m not counting the high glycemic index ones such as white potatoes (PS, keeping the skin on does NOT make them healthier, especially with Russets)  … Continue reading

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Pork Head Cheese / Souse – Eating All the Bits

Yes, you are welcome to duck out of this post and go your merry way.  There will not be another offal/”awful” post again until the last week of this year.  Promise.  Trotters?  Those will appear just before New Years’, as … Continue reading

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