Adventures in Cooking: Loaded Baked Potato Soup

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

One of the frustrating things about chronic life is that it delimits what I can do. Depending on the day it does so rather severely. This means I am cooking far less these days.  Most of my time and energy goes into tea. And I love tea, I do.  I Continue Reading →

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

This entry is part 2 of 7 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 →