Category Archives: Cooking

Thai Soup: Tom Kha Gai (Chicken Coconut Galangal), for Asian Lunar New Year – Whole 30

Contains:  Fish sauce, coconut, optional nightshade.  Is:  Whole 30, Paleo, gluten-free. Prepared for the start of the Asian Lunar Calendar, Year of the Rat.  I absolutely LOVE Tom Kha style soups.  I’ve finally made one that I’m happy to bring … Continue reading

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Sous Vide Beef Bottom Round Steak (& Tangy Gravy Sauce) – Whole30

Contains:  Apparently, no standard allergens.  Is:  Paleo, Whole30. This is in some sense, an experiment.  I left the meat in the sous vide bath for varying amounts of time. For inspiration, though I didn’t follow this exactly (regards to cooking … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Winter Conference, Northeast Organic Farmer’s Association (NOFA MASS)

Worchester State University is about an hour and forty minutes from here, and was the host on Saturday to the 2020 Winter Conference of the Northeast Organic Farmer’s Association (NOFA), Massachusetts’ chapter.  This is the first year I’ve attended this … Continue reading

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Greek Bronzini Skillet Dish – Whole30

Contains:  Fish, nightshades.  Is: Paleo, Whole30, quick and easy.   #FishFridayFoodies. Another recipe for Whole30 month.  It’s also intended for Fish Friday Foodies, which has a theme of Mediterranean seafood dishes this month.  Since I’ve been wanting to do Greek … Continue reading

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Mushrooms with Cumin – A Cold Whole30 Vegan Salad

Contains:  Nightshade.  Is:  Vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, paleo, Whole30. A Whole30 month of recipes!  More info about Whole30 next week… This is from Dahlia Abraham-Klein’s book, Silk Road Vegetarian:  Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten-Free Recipes for the Mindful Cook.  Page 89.  All … Continue reading

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Scottish Skirlie Mash for Hogmanay

Contains:    Nightshades, grains, dairy.  Is:  Vegetarian, gluten-free, quick and easy. This dish includes potatoes, onions, and oatmeal.  One serving, below. For a full out Hogmanay, you can also make the Cock-a-Leekie soup I posted back for St. Andrew’s Day. … Continue reading

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Scottish Shortbread, for Hogmanay

Contains:  Wheat, gluten, added sugars.  Is: A dessert, nut free.   This is also one of the few desserts in the category of cakes or cookies or pastries that I can eat upon being sourced from a commercial resource (although … Continue reading

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