Freezer Meal · Instant Pot Pressure Cooker · Main Dish · Stovetop

Sesame-Soy Chicken With Rice

I’m in love with Instant Pot Freezer Meals! I started experimenting with them as part of my “survive the kitchen & hip renovations” plan. All of which is progressing nicely. My new cabinets are going up, and the new range hood is on order. The appliance folks assure me this one will move enough air… Continue reading Sesame-Soy Chicken With Rice

Sides · Vegetables

Sautéed Green Tomatoes With Baby Beet Greens

You know that old adage, “When life hands you lemons, make lemonade”? It’s been a weird year, weather-wise, and a busy summer. So things weren’t quite perfect in the garden. My tomatoes were slower than molasses in January, for one thing. Well past the usual time of my first harvest, most were still green. Some of… Continue reading Sautéed Green Tomatoes With Baby Beet Greens

Sides · Soup & Broth · Vegetables

Chilled Cucumber-Avocado Soup With Mint

It may be September, but since summer seems to have decided to stick around for another week, I think I can get away with one more summery recipe. Chilled soups are best in warm weather, of course. Don’t we always want what we don’t have? Cold soup when it’s hot in the summer, hot soup… Continue reading Chilled Cucumber-Avocado Soup With Mint