Hitting the Reset Button on Defining Friendship
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Hitting the Reset Button On Defining Friendship

A couple weeks ago a friend was having a work anniversary. I discovered this only because of LinkedIn, one of the social media platforms I intermittently weave through during the week, clicking “Likes” and occasionally sending messages. It’s not a social media platform I…

February 2, 2018
Sake braised chicken thighs
Main Dishes Pan Asian Recipes Weeknight Quickie

Sake Braised Chicken Thighs

I’ve recently become enamored with chicken thighs, particularly this recipe for sake braised chicken. A former white meat lover, I’ve discovered that rich thigh meat is versatile and easy to cook, creating a perfect plate every time. It’s pretty much impossible to dry out…

February 2, 2018
Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Herbs
Main Dishes Poultry Recipes

Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Herbs

Roasted chicken thighs get a marinade treatment resulting in fork tender chicken infused with lemons, garlic and fresh herbs. Think of it as a spa experience for your dinner. Because seriously, who doesn’t benefit from sustained contact with ingredients designed to soften and enhance…

February 2, 2018
Blog Dishing It Up

The Food Trends Fallacy And What To Do About It

To prepare for the New Year, I did what all conscientious food writers do. I Googled food trends and although a bit blown away by the more than sixteen pages, I scrolled through the litany of food trend predictions. This meant wading through a pea soup…

January 5, 2018
Thai Yellow Curry chicken
Poultry Recipes Soups and Stews

Thai Yellow Curry Chicken (Kang Ka Ree)

To get the year rolling, how about a Thai Yellow Curry Chicken (Kang Ka Ree), a Thai version of chicken curry that uses a pre-made curry paste available in most Asian grocery stores. Slightly sweet from the coconut milk, this version of chicken curry…

January 5, 2018