Tag: rosemary

apricot and rosemary cookies on a cooling rack

Have you ever tricked yourself into thinking an oatmeal raisin cookie is an acceptable breakfast? You tell yourself it’s okay because eating an oatmeal cookie is essentially the same as eating a bowl of oatmeal…with lots of sugar and butter and flour. The only problem is an oatmeal raisin cookie isn’t  as filling as a bowl of oatmeal, so you eat two…or three…or four. And your morning is off to a great start! Sugar crash impending. FAIL. If you ever…

herb sweet potato dinner rolls

When I worked in D.C., my office was around the corner from two great steak houses, Smith and Wollensky and The Palm. My vegetarian boss would occasionally treat us to a nice company lunch at one of these fine establishments. She believed The Palm had the best caesar salad in the city. I don’t know about that, not a big fan of caesar salads, but The Palm on 19th street did offer one of the best spots in D.C. to…

roast chicken on a platter

This was the funniest thing I read on the Internets all week. It became even funnier after reading the original article referenced. “This can’t be real.” “Is this a joke” “Oh my. I can’t even.” “Who would cut a cake with a sword?” I hope this roasted chicken  is the best meal you eat this week. And please don’t use a saber to carve into it.

sweet potatoes rosemary on a plate

He has to exist. She’s out there somewhere. Even if it’s impossible to fathom, just know there are people out in the world who don’t like sweet potatoes.  And then there are people like me, who can’t imagine life without the orange-hued superfood. Sweet potatoes are “my thing.” I’ve prepared them dozens of ways and I’m constantly coming up with new ways to incorporate them in my diet.  Whether souped up for a stew, styled for a sweet side dish…