Labor Day Traditions- Chicken Stock

I don’t know about other folks, but Labor Day weekend is really my time to bubble and boil in my kitchen undisturbed. I have the house to myself since I send my husband off to one music event or another … Continue reading

Stateside Yakitori

This past Memorial Day, we got very American by grilling burgers, hot dogs, steak and veggie kebabs. But my husband had a craving for something decidedly Japanese– yakitori 焼き鳥. I’ve mentioned a couple of times about my previous life as an … Continue reading

The Leftover Files: Chicken (or Turkey) Pot Pie

The Leftover Files: Chicken (or Turkey) Pot Pie

Is there anything more warm and homey than a chicken pot pie?  I don’t think so.  And one day back in September, I really wanted that domestic feeling.  But now that it’s after Thanksgiving and I have a pile of … Continue reading