How To ... · In My Kitchen

How to Make Sauce From Tomatoes In Your Garden

If you ask five people how they make sauce from tomatoes in their garden, I will 98 percent guarantee you that you will get five different responses. Some people use a mill, other people crush them, some hate seeds. What you’ll find below is the way I make it. I leave the seeds in it… Continue reading How to Make Sauce From Tomatoes In Your Garden

Recipes · Vegan Gluten-Free Recipes

Roasted Cherry Tomato Sauce

You know you’ve been there. You have a bunch of cherry tomatoes from the garden, but you don’t know what to do with them all. Enter this awesome vegan, gluten-free Roasted Cherry Tomato Sauce. It’s super easy and straight from the garden! This makes enough for about a half pound of pasta, but as always,… Continue reading Roasted Cherry Tomato Sauce

Unemployment Adventures · Vegan Gluten-Free Recipes

Unstuffed Vegan Stuffed Peppers 

Unstuffed vegan, gluten-free stuffed peppers was one of the very first recipes I ever created. It was also one of the very first that my Dad regularly requested, and liked better than the version with meat. The original recipe calls for zucchini and regular tomato sauce – both of which when I found out about… Continue reading Unstuffed Vegan Stuffed Peppers 

Entertaining · How To ... · Unemployment Adventures

How to Throw a Budget-Friendly Grilled Seafood Dinner

When friends came to visit over Fourth of July, I did go into a slight panic about what I was going to serve. It was a month after I was laid off from my job, and I was trying to be very budget conscious, while still eating healthy, wanting to prepare a nice spread and… Continue reading How to Throw a Budget-Friendly Grilled Seafood Dinner

Gluten-Free Recipes · Paleo · Recipes · Vegan · Vegetarian

Meatless Monday: Garden Vegetable Spaghetti Squash

This meatless Monday recipe for garden vegetable spaghetti squash was originally published on my other website, The Adirondack Chick, and dates back to when I was a strict vegetarian. Obviously pre-food allergies. I still enjoying making this, especially when I get to use the spaghetti squash that my Dad grows in his garden. I have… Continue reading Meatless Monday: Garden Vegetable Spaghetti Squash

Travel

Eight Hours in Point Pleasant Beach on the Jersey Shore 

Point Pleasant Beach on the Jersey Shore holds a special place in my heart. It is not only a place I used to go to listen to live music, but it was one of the municipalities I covered at my first full-time journalism job out of college. With Jenkinson’s Pavillon, which includes an aquarium, bars, arcade… Continue reading Eight Hours in Point Pleasant Beach on the Jersey Shore