Tag Archives: strawberries

Strawberry Pistachio Galette

I’m going to be coming at you with A LOT of strawberry recipes the next few days. You’ve been warned. Yesterday morning I drove out to Belleville, Illinois, to pick strawberries at Eckert’s. I used to go there when I … Continue reading

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Strawberry Season, and a Chia Pudding Jar

I almost forgot that it was strawberry season. Then I saw a blog post by a local chef talking up the strawberriesΒ at a local farm. Yesterday, I found the nearest farmers’ market and bought my first supply. Strawberry season is … Continue reading

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Belgian Waffles

I used to hateΒ waffles. When I was little, I thought they were bland, slightly sweet clouds with no character. Pancakes and French toast have more substance and flavor, I argued. Then, I learned a trick to making any waffle taste … Continue reading

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Green Smoothie Bowl with Strawberries

For this smoothie bowl, I basically just threw everything green in my apartment (besides my clothes) into a blender. I’m happy to say that it worked out. Unlike most of the bowls I’ve been making this lately, this one is … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Lemon Poppy Seed Waffles

I’ve been wanting to make waffles for breakfast for weeks, but my smoothie bowl habit/obsession/passion kept getting in the way. This morning, I tore myself away from the blender and broke out my one of my least favorite kitchen gadgets: … Continue reading

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Avocado Toast with Strawberries and Balsamic

A week or two ago when I posted my love letter to avocado toast, I got a comment from a reader who likes to make avocado toast with strawberries. I’ve heard about this combo and I’ve always wanted to try … Continue reading

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Baha’i Temple, and the Best Challah French Toast…Ever

Last week, I visited the Baha’i Temple in Wilmette, Illinois. Wilmette is a suburb just to the north of Evanston with gigantic, statuesque houses, beautiful tree-lined streets, and one of the most architecturally stunning buildings I have ever seen.Β  The … Continue reading

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