Adventures in Cooking: Rotisserie Chicken (or Why Slow Cookers are Awesome)

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Adventures in Cooking

One of the things that I have been trying to do lately is make sure that we have a freezer full of tasty things that can be defrosted at need. When you are dealing with an assortment of chronic illnesses – you need quick options. For the meals where I Continue Reading →

Adventures in Cooking: Biscuits

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Adventures in Cooking

One of the frustrating things about ending up in New Mexico was the altitude issue when applied to cooking. All of my Gramma Betsy’s recipes were optimized for sea level, and not all of them translated well to the nosebleed altitude Mister Tea and I live at. The two that Continue Reading →

Adventures in Cooking: Baked Stuffed Apples

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Adventures in Cooking

I really enjoy sharing good food with people. It is very similar to my love of creating and sharing good tea with people. I don’t have the time or spoons to properly cook as often as I would like to, but I manage from time to time. This past weekend Continue Reading →

Adventures in Cooking: Hawaiian-ish Fried Rice

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Adventures in Cooking

In recent months, one side of Mister Tea’s family has started a new tradition.  We attempt a family dinner once a week, usually on Saturday. For the first weeks this was going on, I could not attend, because puppy training class and the way I had to operate to actually Continue Reading →

Intro to Adventures in Cooking

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Adventures in Cooking

It’s weird how one event can turn into an idea for a blog post, and then, as you start to really think it through, balloons out into a series. This all started with a rotisserie chicken. As I started figuring out what I wanted to say about what Mister Tea Continue Reading →

Miso Tofu Bok Choy Stirfry

This entry is part 7 of 6 in the series Adventures in Cooking

We didn’t take any pictures as we cooked this one, but it turned out so nicely I wanted to share the recipe. Mister Tea and I are trying to aim for less meat in our diet.  This has happened for a number of reasons, and is actually something I have Continue Reading →