Everything Pizza

  OK! My last post (which was sooooo long ago, and i’m sooooo sorry!)… I hinted at a job… one that would be starting at Chef Station… in the kitchen….yup. Well that is going good. Better than good, great, amazing. Unbelievable! I hadn’t really worked in a professional kitchen before working at chef station, but now I’ve been working there for a couple months and … Continue reading Everything Pizza

Lima Bean Soup with Roasted Veg and Sauteed Mushrooms

Lately my mom has been stocking the fridge with vegetables and she’ll make a pot of some sort of beans and a grain, allowing me to make whatever I want. This is making me realize how easy it actually is to cook vegan, for example. this soup is vegan aside from the butter that I used to roast the vegetables in, but that is an … Continue reading Lima Bean Soup with Roasted Veg and Sauteed Mushrooms

Zucchini, corn, feta pancakes with kale bacon

These ingredients were all in my fridge! I didn’t have to scout them out at grocery stores and settle on expensive prices and not great quality like I do in the winter. Right now we’ve got all kinds of vegetables everywhere that are just begging to be eaten. It’s so fun to see a few ingredients in the fridge and decide what you want to … Continue reading Zucchini, corn, feta pancakes with kale bacon

Okra and spring poetry

Okra is generally seen as slimy and unappetizing unless it’s deep fried or used on a thickener in gumbo, and that’s generally in the south. My mom picked up a package but didn’t know what to do with it so she gave me the honors of dealing with this tricky vegetable. I took on the challenge trying to find a way to eradicate the slime … Continue reading Okra and spring poetry

Polenta Pizza with Kale, Sweet Potatoes and Fried Quail Eggs

It’s been too long. I’ve missed you guys! I’ve been hibernating, stalling my life, waiting for spring to start. But since it snowed all day and there are multiple inches on the ground I decided that I would have to stop ignoring life and food blogs and just face the blank page and write a post… And this Pizza is something I’ve been wanting to … Continue reading Polenta Pizza with Kale, Sweet Potatoes and Fried Quail Eggs

Beet and Potato Skillet Pizza

This pizza was amazing because I realized before even making it that it would not be the perfect slice you get with the right wood burning, pizza making oven. This has a thick puffy crust and gives the slight impression of flatbread. I still have yet to find the perfect pizza crust that rolls out into¬†a thin crust that even my everyday oven doesn’t ruin. … Continue reading Beet and Potato Skillet Pizza