Roasted Radish and Asparagus Freekeh Breakfast Bowls

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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 […]

Rhubarb Almond Danishes

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A recipe for rhubarb almond danishes from a laminated dough with a frangipane and rhubarb swirl, glazed with rhubarb syrup. June has arrived, and my children count the days to summer vacation. The lilacs have gone from fragrant violet blooms to dried blossoms seemingly overnight. The irises and poppies are now full and colorful, each […]

Thyme Roasted Radishes with Champagne Honey Vinaigrette

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A recipe for roasted radishes with fresh thyme and parsley and a simple dressing of champagne vinegar and raw honey for a scintillating summer side. I want summer to feel a certain way. This way involves warm breezes that blow through my house, my kids playing contentedly outside together, plenty of time for bike rides […]

Ricotta Pancake Strawberry Stacks with Honey Rhubarb Syrup

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This recipe for honey whole wheat ricotta pancakes stacked with strawberries and drizzled with a honey rhubarb syrup makes an easy breakfast or breakfast for dinner. I fully realize that in some areas of the country strawberries signify spring. In my area of the country, strawberry season started just two days ago. Here strawberries blush […]

Saag Paneer for Spring Spinach

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Garam masala, coriander, ginger, and garlic flavor this creamy, spinach-based saag dish with seared pieces of paneer cheese. The recipe can be adjusted to be served with chicken, if desired. I was introduced to Indian cuisine a few years after I had left home. It was during a college road trip: cars brimming with bodies, […]