Winter Lentil Soup with Roasted Tomatoes & Garlic

Lentil Soup w Roasted Garlic (c) jfhaugen“Without garlic I simply would not care to live.”
Louis Diat, Chef & Author

Winter isn’t quite over yet. We woke up to snow this morning with flocked trees and white roofs and lawns—everything quite beautiful (and yet only the day after discovering that my allium and a few daffodil bulbs are showing green shoots).  With such weather, soup is on my mind Continue reading

Roasted Vegetable & Lentil Salad

Roasted Vegetable & Lentil Salad (c) jfhaugen

Good Fortune & Good Health in 2012!

The truism to be mindful of what we eat is especially important on and around New Year’s Day, as it may affect our fortunes throughout the year. So goes the thought and traditions of many cultures around the world regarding which foods to eat and which to avoid. Certain foods, such as legumes and leafy greens Continue reading