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Grilled Peach Salad with Tarragon Vinaigrette

by evh July 20, 2015
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Grilled Peach Salad with Tarragon Vinaigrette ~ We made it. We made it through summer. There were a few moments when I wasn’t so sure but, here we are with one week left and it’s time to scoop up our back-to-school supplies ~ woohoo! My kiddos are in a year round school-ish type of program […]

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Swiss Chard, Bacon, & Blue Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

by evh November 7, 2014
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Swiss Chard, Bacon, & Blue Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms ~ I broke up with swiss chard two years ago after a long relationship went south. You see, I planted swiss chard in my backyard garden. At first, it was like most relationships and we were getting along just fine, it was growing quite well and not […]

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Chef Monica Pope: Inspirational Cooking & Mushroom Dumplings

by evh May 6, 2014
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Mushroom Dumplings with Honeyed Blue Cheese Sauce ~ I have to admit I really didn’t know all that much about Chef Monica Pope before the Austin Food & Wine Festival. I knew her name from various food events around Texas and knew about her Houston-based restaurants but, other than that I really didn’t know a heck of […]

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Edible Weeds: Grilled Dandelion Greens with Pistachios, Blue Cheese + Honey

by evh April 29, 2014
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Grilled Dandelion Greens with Pistachios, Blue Cheese & Honey ~ Have you ever eaten dandelion greens? I think the first time I ever ate them I was about 10 or 11 years old and playing “Charlie’s Angels” with a couple of my best friends. We were on a “mission” and “stranded in the forest” with […]

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Grilled Cabbage Salad with Blue Cheese + Honey

by evh February 25, 2013
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I have a case of spring fever. Spring is such a wonderful time of year in Texas and it’s only a few weeks away. We tend to get some much needed rainfall, the sun starts to stay out a bit longer, days and nights begin to warm up (it’s the perfect temperature really), flowers and […]

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