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Living with diabetes at Christmas

Lise, Pêches & Poivre When I first learned that I had type 2 diabetes I thought, “I am doomed” and that I would not be able...

Bridget Jones’s Pan-Fried Salmon with Pine Nut Salsa

by Susan Hanna This recipe from Simple by Yotam Ottolenghi refers to the dish Patrick Dempsey’s character tells Renée Zellweger’s Bridget Jones that he would...

Oven Fries with Oregano and Feta

by Susan Hanna This recipe from Yotam Ottolenghi’s new cookbook, Simple, is simply fantastic. Cut potatoes into fries and parboil. Toss with oil and...

Sheet Pan Mediterranean Salmon

by Susan Hanna I love sheet pan dinners. A little protein, some veggies a nice sauce and dinner is ready. If you line the baking...

Equator pays farmers double the global price for coffee beans

Why paying organic coffee farmers double pays off for Equator Coffee Roasters Amber and Craig Hall never started out wanting to make a great profit on...

Skillet Chicken with White Beans and Caramelized Lemon

by Susan Hanna Serves 4 This recipe from the New York Times combines tasty chicken thighs with caramelized lemon and shallots, white beans and kale. Brown...

This is one great garlic crusher

Sandra Lise, Pêches & Poivre, 89 Mill Street The Garlic Rocker.  That is what this revolutionary new garlic tool made by Joseph Joseph is called.  I like...

Farro with Salmon, Cucumber, Radicchio and Dill

by Susan Hanna Serves 4. In this recipe from the New York Times, farro (a type of wheat grain) is cooked on top of the stove...

Chicken Chow Mein

by Susan Hanna Who needs take-out? This recipe from Martha Stewart is fun to make and delicious. Cook chow mein noodles until tender (or use...

Crispy Rice with Shrimp, Bacon and Corn

This delicious recipe from the New York Times takes advantage of in-season corn and tomatoes. Sear the shrimp and cook the bacon until it’s...

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