Category Archives: Vegetables

Cheesecake Pumpkin Pecan Pie aka Chumpcan Pie. Three Pies in One!

 This Cheesecake Pumpkin Pecan Pie, also known as Chumpcan pie, is the ultimate Thanksgiving pie! All of your Thanksgiving dessert deliciousness in one pie! UPDATE: 11/26/14: Before printing the recipe and starting this pie, please read the TROUBLESHOOTING section below the recipe. … Continue reading

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Povitica! Pumpkin Cheese Pie Povitica, and the Traditional One.

Ever go through those blogging ruts where nothing seems to turn out right, from the dish and the photos to writing the post? You literally stop flowing; herky jerky, forced writing becomes the norm.  I’m deep in one of those … Continue reading

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Moo Shu Chicken with Mandarin Pancakes and Plum Sauce

First let me start by asking, do you moo shu? I most certainly hope you will after reading this post! So this is now my 4th post in two weeks.  It still feels odd, and I’m completely exhausted.  No idea … Continue reading

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Magic Cheesy Layered Vegetable Quiche

Where did all the blue/purple potatoes go? All summer long, every single local supermarket or farmer’s market was either out of them, didn’t sell them, or “will be getting a delivery in soon”, yet those deliveries never came, unless there were … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers and a Frozen Chocolate Dessert You Can Gorge On

About two months ago, Catherine Bowen Brophy, a consultant at Greencore/Weight Watchers, contacted me, asking if I wanted to review a new line of Weight Watchers fresh meals and deli salads.  My first thought was… ‘Umm..has she seen my blog?’ My blog … Continue reading

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