Eat and Stay

Gingerbread house

Anders has been asking to make a gingerbread house or gingerbread people or some sort of gingerbread-related thing. I really intended to get to that, but haven’t. Lucky for us, our friend Madeleine invited us over to decorate a gingerbread…

Broccoli-cheese soup

A soup that is neither vegan nor low calorie, but oh so delicious… 3 Tbl unsalted butter 1 carrot finely chopped .5 c finely chopped onion .5 c red bell pepper, seeded and finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 2…

Beeting eggs

I wasn’t really in the mood to do it, but we colored eggs today. I had intentions of using all sorts of food items (blueberries, cabbage, onions) to make the dye, but all I pulled together was some beet dye.…

Good eggs

I was cruising Craig’s List a couple weeks ago. I was hoping to find an old horse trough to use in the garden like this. I couldn’t find any horse troughs and no one answered the wanted ad I put…

Sushi

The other night we made sushi. Although H and I have eaten our fair share of sushi, neither of us have ever rolled it ourselves. No time like the present to try. We spent the afternoon preparing the ingredients and…