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Cold remedies

I had severe cold symptoms for about two weeks. Now, close to a week later, the symptoms aren’t sever. Lynn had made me some cough syrup that included thyme sprigs and honey. It was very helpful. Here is a list of some sources for cold remedies. Home Remedies or Brand Names for the Common Cold? […]

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Brief review. The Moosewood Restaurant Cooking for Health: More Than 200 New Vegetarian and Vegan Recipes for Delicious and Nutrient-Rich Dishes by The Moosewood Collective

The Moosewood Restaurant Cooking for Health: More Than 200 New Vegetarian and Vegan Recipes for Delicious and Nutrient-Rich Dishes by the Moosewood Collective. This looks like another winner from MooseWood. we’ve made the Brussels Sprouts with Pecans and they were great.

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Brief review. History of Food in 100 Recipes by WIlliam Sitwell

History of Food in 100 Recipes by William Sitwell by William Sitwell. An excellent exposition of the history of food and the way it is prepared through a collection of recipes dating from ancient Egypt to the present day. The author is British and the recipes are typically from Europe or the United States. Reading […]

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Brief Review. Jerusalem by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi

Jerusalem: A Cookbook by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi A beautiful cookbook of recipes from Jerusalem. Clearly written recipes with beautifully photographed food. Recipes that are exotic to me but seem to be common to Jerusalem and the varied cultures there.

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Recipe links

Looking for sweet potato recipes, I came across this collection Recipes – Oh Sweet Basil – A nice collection of recipes recipes food

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Brief review: The Smiten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman

The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman contains some excellent recipes. No shortcuts on ingredients but an emphasis on quality. Two recipes we’ve tried are Almond Date Breakfast Bars and Butternut Squash and Caramelized Onion Galette. The latter includes a great recipe for the crust.

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Roasted Eggplant and Tomatoes with Tangy Cucumbers and Yogurt

This is my most favorite recipe for summer 2014. I’ve made it many times and making it right now! I love the way the roasted tomatoes taste with the eggplant and the yogurt! Wonderful. Roasted Eggplant and Tomatoes with Tangy Cucumbers and Yogurt – Interesting recipe for baked eggplant, tomatoes, and pickles recipe eggplant cucumber […]

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Pita Bread recipe

I was looking for a recipe for pita bread. When I found one from the Smitten Kitchen I just had to try it. I have so much confidence in the Smitten Kitchen recipes. Everything I’ve tried has been excellent. The link is http://smittenkitchen.com/blog/2009/03/pita-bread/ The recipe includes a whole-wheat option. Here is the text ” Pita Bread […]

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Naan Recipe

I like this recipe because it contains yogurt, and it is relatively easy to make. The complete recipe can be found at http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/aarti-sequeira/naan-indian-oven-baked-flat-bread-recipe.html   Here is a portion of the recipe copied from the Web site. Ingredients 1 teaspoon active dry yeast 2 teaspoons sugar 2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for rolling, see Cook’s Note* […]

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Apple cranberry nut bread

 Made this today Apple Cranberry Nut Loaf By newspapergal on December 01, 2004 Photo by newspapergal 3 Reviews Prep Time: 25 mins Total Time: 1 hrs 20 mins Yield: 2 loaves About This Recipe “My boss makes this bread every holiday season, and it is soooo good. I couldn’t believe my life was devoid of cranberry bread before […]

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