Meal Plan: Week of October 13, 2019

What to make this weekend to get ready for the week As always, clean your veggies (and herbs) Hard boil eggs Make some rice Mix up some overnight oats & pack them in to-go containers Tuesday, October 14th We were at a wedding this weekend so this meal plan is starting on Tuesday this week. … Continue reading Meal Plan: Week of October 13, 2019

FRIED CHICKEN

Recipe: Cooks Illustrated’s Easier Fried Chicken Total Time: 2 hrs Review: We first found this recipe when Zak and I started dating in college. It was the first time we used buttermilk in anything, and I thought it was ingenious that you put the spices in with the marinade. The acid in the buttermilk helps … Continue reading FRIED CHICKEN

Hot Sauce

Recipe: Cooks Illustrated Total Time: 1 hour Review: We had a bunch of cherry bomb peppers from my dad’s garden at Restoration Farm that were honestly about to go bad. I remembered that he told me the only reason he grows these peppers is because somebody asked him to – so that they could make … Continue reading Hot Sauce

A Nice Lasagna

Recipe: Small Victories Cookbook Total Time: 6 hours Review: I love this lasagna. Julia Turshen describes it as a “A Nice Lasagna” that she’ll make for a friend’s birthday, and I just love that description. Super simple ingredients that are all handmade and come together beautifully. I’m not sure if I had ever had lasagna … Continue reading A Nice Lasagna