03/24/13
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Sunday Dinner Recipes ~ Herb Butter Roast Chicken, Bread Salad & Braised Peas with Prosciutto & Pecorino Cheese

  SUNDAY Herb-Butter Roast Chickens  |  Tuscan-Style Bread Salad  |  Braised Peas with Prosciutto, Pepper & Pecorino   Tonight’s dinner, referenced above, yeah,we’ll get to that.  Let’s rewind a bit… I woke up this morning, well before dawn.  Mind wheels were spinning.  Mental checklists for this week’s horse-show trip were in over-drive.  I silently emerged Continue reading → «Sunday Dinner Recipes ~ Herb Butter Roast Chicken, Bread Salad & Braised Peas with Prosciutto & Pecorino Cheese»

03/13/13

Spatchcocked & Braise-Roasted chicken

WEDNESDAY Spatchcocked and Braised-Roasted Chicken  |  Rice  |  Steamed Peas Okay, so I changed my mind.  Tonight’s menu, as it appeared on last Friday’s post, called for mashed potatoes {NOT rice} and, quite frankly, I didn’t feel like having mashed potatoes tonight.  That’s it!  No shortage of Yukon Golds here in Marin County, CA…I just Continue reading → «Spatchcocked & Braise-Roasted chicken»

02/5/13

Roast Chickens, Thyme-Mashed Potatoes & Kale Salad with Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette and Parmesan Shavings

TUESDAY Roast Chickens  |  Thyme-Mashed Potatoes  |  Chopped Kale Salad with Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette & Parmesan Shavings   Maybe I watched too much of The Electric Company or Sesame Street when I was growing up but , I have to admit, I like grouping things {finding a theme in almost everything I do}…finding out which Continue reading → «Roast Chickens, Thyme-Mashed Potatoes & Kale Salad with Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette and Parmesan Shavings»

12/16/12

Roast Chicken with Herbed French Fries & A “Good Morning” Message from Tokyo

SUNDAY {Christian Delouvrier’s} Roast Chicken with Herbed French Fries  |  Steamed Broccoli   I love cooking magazines.  I have subscribed to oh, so many over the years and I always looked forward to their appearance in my mailbox each month.  It would take all of my will power to not flip through the pages on my Continue reading → «Roast Chicken with Herbed French Fries & A “Good Morning” Message from Tokyo»

12/15/12

December 16, 2012

  SUNDAY Roast Chicken with Herbed French Fries  |  Steamed Broccoli MONDAY Tarte Flambé  |  Winter Fruit Salad TUESDAY Hot Pastrami & Swiss Cheese Sandwiches | Russian Dressing | Coleslaw  |  Oven-Baked Potato Chips   |  Pickles WEDNESDAY Mexican Shrimp & Avocado Salad with Tortilla Chips  |  Almond-Milk Rice Pudding THURSDAY Penné Bolognese  |  Caesar Salad FRIDAY Ming Tsai’s Asian Sloppy Joe Continue reading → «December 16, 2012»

12/9/12

Roast Chicken with Vegetables & KING is Home from the Hospital!

SUNDAY Roast Chickens with Rosemary, Lemon & Honey  |  Roasted Vegetables |  Rosemary, Brown Butter Applesauce To me, nothing says “Sunday Dinner” like a roast chicken. This recipe yields an incredibly moist bird, packed with flavor {with minimal preparation}… For the roasted vegetables… My family {yes, even my kids} LOVES beets & brussel sprouts, so Continue reading → «Roast Chicken with Vegetables & KING is Home from the Hospital!»

11/25/12

Balsamic Risotto with Roasted Chicken & Spinach Salad with Bosc Pears

SUNDAY Balsamic Risotto with Roasted Chicken  |  Spinach Salad with Bosc Pears, Cranberries & Red Onions Balsamic Risotto with Roasted Chicken For the Chickens… { Note:  I roast two whole chickens for this recipe so as to ensure enough meat for chicken sandwiches to send off in the children’s lunches tomorrow. Halve the amounts of these Continue reading → «Balsamic Risotto with Roasted Chicken & Spinach Salad with Bosc Pears»

11/3/12

October 28, 2012

SUNDAY Roast Chickens  |  Dijon Brussel Sprouts  |  Applesauce with Rosemary & Brown Butter MONDAY Parmigiano Pumpkin Soup  |  Seasonal Fruit TUESDAY Chicken & Wild Rice Salad  |  Leftover Parmigiano Pumpkin Soup WEDNESDAY Stuffed Pumpkin  |  Mixed Green Salad  |  “Witches’ Brew” THURSDAY FRIDAY Grilled Chicken Breasts with Sage Pesto  |  Baked Potato Chips SUNDAY Continue reading → «October 28, 2012»