Posts filed under “Recipes”

Carrot Muffins with Lime-Mascarpone Frosting


13 April 2013  |  Recipes

Recipe: Quick Yellow Curry With Shrimp

This recipe comes together really quickly, and making the fresh curry paste is totally worth it. This is a unique and delicate curry, and it’s gotten rave reviews from everyone I’ve made it…  |  READ »

Fruit and Seed Bars

25 February 2012  |  Food, Recipes

The Best Homemade Energy Bars

The racing season is almost upon us, and many of us are already busy training. Obviously, everyone’s first choice for training and race fuel is Clif Bar products, but what if you can’t…  |  READ »


10 June 2011  |  Food, Recipes

Kumquat Marmalade

I’ve recently discovered kumquats. Scratch that, I’ve recently discovered that I LOVE kumquats. If you’ve never eaten one (and they don’t really seem edible when you see them on the shelf in the…  |  READ »


28 February 2011  |  Recipes

Perfect Pan-Seared Duck Breast

I think the reason some people don’t like duck is that it has been improperly cooked.  Nothing like a thick layer of fat under a soggy skin to make you rethink that duck…  |  READ »

22 February 2011  |  Recipes

Duck is Delicious

Or, I guess I could say, “ducks ARE delicious.”  Either way, the one we ate tonight was especially good.  Not just because I cooked it perfectly- rendering all the fat down until the…  |  READ »

20 September 2010  |  Recipes, Veggies


Sometimes I get stuck in a rut.  Always making the same things the same way.  Zucchini gets chopped up in pieces and sauteed or thrown in a soup, curry or stirfry.  Here’s a…  |  READ »

10 September 2010  |  Recipes

Sweet and Spicy

It’s been good to be home, although this stomach thing is lingering a little longer than I had hoped.  Here are a couple tasty summer recipes combining the sweet and the spicy. Easy…  |  READ »

5 August 2010  |  Recipes

Ginger-mint chicken

Ok, it sounds weird- but it passed the Dusty test.  And according to Dusty, leftovers are also delicious in sandwich form.  I really like yogurt marinades- they keep the meat super moist and…  |  READ »

5 August 2010  |  Recipes

Super Easy White Bean Salad

Easy, light, perfect summer side dish. White Bean Salad 1 can cannellini or other white beans, drained and rinsed juice of half a lemon 2 tbsp olive oil handful fresh parsley, chopped handful…  |  READ »

19 June 2010  |  Recipes

Tandoori Chicken on the Grill

You can probably get away with marinating for a shorter time, but this sure was good (just don’t tell Dusty that I put cumin in it…): Marinade 1 cup plain yogurt 1 tbsp…  |  READ »

Blueberry tart with lemon curd and a goat cheese crust

3 June 2010  |  Recipes

More Tarts, Wendy!

Admittedly, all this food looked much better in real life… Blueberry tart with lemon curd and a goat cheese crust Ginger-cilantro farro Roasted beet and lentil salad with fresh basil Grilled veggies with…  |  READ »