I have always loved a hearty homemade lasagna. It’s one of those things that you can make ahead of time and refrigerate until it’s time to cook, and I can easily feed a large group of people. Back when I was first entertaining the idea of becoming a vegan, I had a list of about […]
Mmmm cookies. Chewy, soft, warm, and spicy right from the oven. Hands down, my two favorite cookies to eat during the chilly winter months are a soft molasses cookie and a crispy spicy gingersnap.
As some of you may already know, we had a bit of a snafu here at The Pine Creek Lodge in 2016, when an unexpected leak turned into an even more unexpected flood, that took over took over our lives as well as our kitchen for a bit.
There is nothing better to accompany a hot bowl of delicious noodle soup, than a side of fresh crunchy cabbage filled to the brim with sesame veggies. A perfect accompaniment to our “Toasted Sesame Noodle Bowl with Shiitake Mushrooms”, these crunchy cabbage cups will pair perfectly for a delicious evening by the fire. And before you […]
Hello, and welcome back to The Garden! As Thanksgiving approaches, so does a full week of traditional foods with plenty of leftovers to be devoured in the days to follow. Usually in the weeks preceding the holidays, I like to eat things that are completely different than the ones I will be overloading on during the numerous […]
Autumn greetings from The Garden! Its an exciting time of year here at The Lodge, and with all of the holidays fast approaching, its a great opportunity to get creative in the kitchen before those Thanksgiving menus are set. I have had some amazing produce to choose from out of our local Farmers Markets this past season. […]
Happy Fall y’all, and welcome back to The Garden! Its finally my favorite time of the year, when the boots and sweaters come out of the closet, and the fire places begin filling the twilight evening air with fragrant woodsmoke. Autumn is truly a magical season with its tapestry of colors, and an […]
Hello, and welcome back to The Garden! It’s the end of the season of the sun, and its time to pull out all the stops and celebrate our love hate relationship with the Summer. I enjoy my Summers here in the Pacific Northwest now that I am more active and can actually […]
Greetings from the garden, and welcome back to our Summer menu! As you may remember, last week, we tackled our on the go Summertime breakfast smoothies. This week its all about the Rainbow Salad flair in our garden fare, with fresh chopped colorful salads to bring a cool and crunchy lunchtime offering to the table. I love to […]
Hello, and welcome back to the garden! Its time to put some Smoothie flair in our garden fare, to help you embrace the hot Summer days. Today its all about the summer spoils, and creative ways to transform what treasures we find at the market into something new and delicious- but, in the Summer, that can be a […]