Easy Sweet Potato Lasagna

The other day I saw a recipe for sweet potato lasagna online that looked good and would also be an excuse to use my Vegetable Sheet Cutter, so I uploaded it to my recipe planner, thinking I might make it and share it here if it turned out well. A few days later I opened…

Panko-Crusted Chicken with Creamy Lemon Sauce

Now that I’m at an age where my body seems to be pretty much stuck in rebellion mode, I try to watch my carb intake most of the time, though I suffer from occasional attacks of half-marathon training and then I’ll eat more carbs until I get injured and lose my excuse. My approach to…

Eggless Air Fryer Breakfast Pockets

Lately I’ve been playing around with my new air fryer a lot. Partly because it’s a fun new gadget, partly because some of the things I’ve made in it so far have been amazing, such as baked potatoes and chicken wings. Another thing I’m always messing around with is trying to make eggless versions of things…

Yes, You Can Make Eggless Scrambled Eggs

Don’t even talk to me about tofu. Here’s how that went: Extensive research of tofu omelette recipes. Chose recipe that seemed to embody all prevailing ingredients and had most appealing photo. Cooked omelet. Tasted omelette. Scraped entire omelette into trash. Realized recipe supposedly tasting like eggs was created by person who hadn’t had one in years, if ever.

Eggless Zucchini Cannelloni

When I was single and lived alone, I ate a lot of frozen dinners. They had names that included “Lean” (because low-fat was healthy) and “Healthy” (because healthy was healthy), so clearly this was the right thing to do. I remember running into someone at the grocery store with my cart full of low-fat frozen…

Clowns and Dolls: ’50s Cakes Were Scary

This month I’m spending a couple of hours each week in a cake decorating class learning how to make flowers out of buttercream frosting, gum paste and fondant. This is my second cake-decorating class; I spent eight hours in August earning a certificate in The Wilton Method Decorating Basics. This makes no sense for a couple…