Mushroom and Goat Cheese on Grilled Toast

By Monday, July 21, 2014 0 Permalink 0

Here's a weeknight meal (or snack) to enjoy, featuring the earthy, savory goodness of mushrooms well-sautéed with thyme, sweet caramelized onions, and the distinct taste of goat cheese—all piled over crunchy-chewy buttered sourdough toasts. YOU'LL NEED: 2 cups sliced baby bella mushrooms 1 cup chopped onion 1 teaspoon fresh thyme (or 1/2 tsp dried) Lazy version: Throw in whole sprigs ...

One-Pot Rice Cooker Meal

By Saturday, July 12, 2014 0 Permalink 0

So I threw all of the following into our (small) rice cooker and it actually turned out pretty tasty—a savory meal with the perfect texture and a hint of spice, all with very minimal effort! INGREDIENTS 1 cup* brown rice 1/2 cup* mung beans 1 cup cauliflower, chopped a handful of baby carrots, sliced sliced almonds 1 small shallot, chopped parsley, chopped (I ...

Highlights from Idina Menzel’s NYC Concert

Idina Menzel performs Defying Gravity and songs spanning different genres. It's been over a week since Idina Menzel's one-night-only, sold-out concert at Radio City Music Hall. In my previous post, I mentioned how awesome and enjoyable the show was and that I would post highlights "tomorrow" (oops). Here goes... 1) She had a wicked sense of humor! As ...