Roasted Radish and Asparagus Freekeh Breakfast Bowls

Roasted Radish and Asparagus Freekeh Breakfast Bowls recipe | FoodforMyFamily.com

A recipe for warm freekeh breakfast bowls topped with roasted radishes, asparagus, spring alliums, and eggs that will get you ready to tackle any morning. To get to my computer I pulled a sweatshirt off the floor and slowly sank my arms deep into the sleeves, a layer between me and the chill of a […]

Herbed Potato Rösti with Peas, Shallots, and Bacon

Herbed Potato Rösti with Peas, Shallots, and Bacon Recipe | FoodforMyFamily.com

A recipe for cheese-filled potato rösti topped with spring peas, shallots, and bacon. Feet stuck at the threshold to the kitchen, I stare at the empty counter, as if it had the answer. I close my eyes, feeling the blackness of my lids and welcoming the quiet escape it offers. “Mom. Mom.” Without letting the […]

Chana Aloo Gobi Masala: Chickpea, Potato, and Cauliflower Curry

Chana Aloo Gobi Masala: Chickpea, Potato, Cauliflower Curry Recipe | FoodforMyFamily.com

A recipe for a wet-style curry with chana (chickpeas), aloo (potatoes), and gobi (cauliflower). It’s a warm and comforting vegetarian meal that’s easy to make vegan. Consciousness starts just before I’m fully awake. It hovers beneath the eyelids. Before any alarms blare, I’m throwing off the warmth of the covers to contort my body and […]

Cilantro-Lime Chicken Soup with Yogurt

Cilantro-Lime Chicken Soup with Yogurt recipe | FoodforMyFamily.com

A recipe for a cilantro-lime chicken soup inspired by a Peruvian classic with a spoonful of yogurt that allows this tangy potato, quinoa, and pea-laden soup a different dimension. “Listen–are you breathing just a little, and calling it a life?” — Mary Oliver Breathe. At the very base level, breathe means taking air into your […]

Beet and Root Vegetable Tian with Apple Cider Reduction

Beet and Root Vegetable Tian with Apple Cider Reduction recipe | FoodforMyFamily.com

A seasonal side dish recipe for a beet and root vegetable tian with shallots and thyme, drizzled with an apple cider reduction. My sister-in-law showed up to Thanksgiving with a Dutch oven full of root vegetables and a car seat containing a dark-haired beauty I would like to adopt as my own. Since I can’t […]

Quinoa Salad with Roasted Beets, Fennel and Fried Goat Cheese

Quinoa Salad with Roasted Beets, Fennel and Fried Goat Cheese recipe | FoodforMyFamily.com

A recipe for a market-inspired salad with baby arugula, fresh herbs, fennel, quinoa, roasted golden beets all topped with oozing balls of fried goat cheese. We approach the market tentatively in the fall. The number of vendors dwindles each week, and it’s difficult to know when to expect them to disappear completely until spring. The […]

Chewy Ginger Molasses Spice Cookies: Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free

Chewy Ginger Molasses Spice Cookies: Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free

This recipe for chewy ginger molasses spice cookies uses almond flour and coconut flour for a gluten-free version of the classic. It also incorporates coconut milk for a dairy-free option. Our house is currently an intricate series of piles. There are piles of homework not yet recycled, waiting in limbo, homework to do, resting in […]