Archive for October, 2012

Trefethen

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Wednesday Wine Review

Trefethen Family Vineyards

I stumbled upon Trefethen Winery when looking for a place close to our home that I had not yet visited. As I viewed the website I was immediately drawn to this historic winery. (more…)

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Planning Chicken Dishes

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
Almond Encrusted Chicken

Almond Encrusted Chicken

Tuesday Tip

Planning Chicken Dishes

A couple years ago I did a post on cutting a whole chicken into pieces. This can save money and take very little time and effort. And, if you go to a butcher or a good grocery store for meat, often they will do this for you at no additional charge.
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Relaxed Mind Yogi Tea

Monday, October 29th, 2012
Relaxed Mind Tea

Relaxed Mind Tea

Review

Relaxed Mind Yogi Tea

Just the smell of this tea relaxes me. (more…)

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Quinoa Tacos

Friday, October 19th, 2012
Quinoa Taco

Quinoa Taco

Quinoa Tacos

A few weeks I was working long hours and coming home late in the evening, so dinner was leftovers. We had chicken tacos over the weekend and made a huge amount of pick de gallo and guacamole. We also had a lot of extra corn tortillas. By the end of the week I ran out of chicken, but had a container of cooked quinoa in the refrigerator, hence quinoa tacos. Finding ingredients to put in a corn tortilla shell is a great way to clean out the refrigerator too.
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Carmody Cheese

Thursday, October 18th, 2012
Carmody Cheese

Carmody Cheese

Cheese of the Month

Carmody Cheese

This semi-firm cheese with a natural rind made from pasture raised Jersey Cow milk is a great table cheese as an alternative to cheddar. (more…)

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