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Lorna Sass is the Queen of Pressure Cooking. Her blog will inspire you to cook healthy food in 1/3 or less the standard cooking time in today's safe pressure cookers. Lorna is the award-winning author of 16 cookbooks, including 4 books on pressure cooking: COOKING UNDER PRESSURE, GREAT... Full Bio
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6 PRESSURE COOKER RECIPES! by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking A jazzy website called Cookstr features recipes from the country’s most acclaimed chefs and cookbook authors. I’m represented with 6 recipes from PRESSURE P ... Read on »
THE NYC MARATHON IN MY ‘HOOD by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I live in the West 80s just off Central Park, so every Marathon-Day my neighborhood is transformed into the United Nations, a Tower of Babble, and “We Are th ... Read on »
PRESSURED-COOKED LIMA BEAN, BARLEY, VEG SOUP by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I am proud to say that I have a piece on pressure cooking with the above recipe in the December/January issue of ORGANIC GARDENING magazine. This del ... Read on »
PRESSURE-COOKED 10-MINUTE APPLESAUCE by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking The 4-pound bag of perfectly good (but slightly dinged) apples selling for $4 at my local farmers market yesterday inspired me to make some “pc” applesauce. ... Read on »
NYC CYCLING ON SEA FOAM GREEN by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking The streets in my ‘hood are starting to look more and more like classroom chalk boards.  Last week when I walked west from my apartment building and reached Co ... Read on »
LATE BLOOMERS AT OLD WESTBURY GARDENS by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking The Sweetie and I were on Long Island last weekend to attend a family celebration and we took the opportunity to visit Old Westbury Gardens. The garden ... Read on »
A BOUQUET FOR BRITAIN by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking We are leaving Thursday after two months in the UK, and I am feeling nostalgic. Never have I seen so many beautiful flowers in such a short period of ... Read on »
WHERE HAS ALL THE QUIET GONE? by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Yesterday I fulfilled a long-held wish to visit the Royal Garden at Kew.  It was an easy trip from Hampstead on the Overground. (Who knew there was an Overgr ... Read on »
ODE TO THE VINTAGE TOASTER OVEN by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking It’s a truism that we travel to experience new things, but it’s also true that while traveling we miss some old things about home.  (Few people talk about th ... Read on »
LAURIE COLWIN’S HOME COOKING by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking It’s ironic that I’ve ended up reading Laurie Colwin’s HOME COOKING and MORE HOME COOKING when I was on the road. I picked up her first volume of colle ... Read on »
BLOOMIN’ ARTICHOKES by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I’d never seen an artichoke in flower before coming to England, and what a delightful surprise to see one of my favorite shades of purple bursting from a see ... Read on »
MUSINGS ON MARMALADE by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I love marmalade! One of my favorite breakfasts is a few slices of toasted wholegrain bread (preferably speckled with walnuts and dried cranberries) sla ... Read on »
BUTTERFLY ON BUDDLEIA by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Buddleias grow in profusion in most of England: they like the weather here and many of them grow wild along the roadside.  We are lucky enough to have two be ... Read on »
WATCHING A RHODODENDRON BLOOM by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking In the majestic arboretum of Knightshayes Garden in Devon, I came upon a huge, solitary rhododendron auriculatum in various stage of bloom. Here’s the s ... Read on »
SUPERMAN IN LECHLADE by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking We stopped in the pleasant Gloucestershire village of Lechlade to have lunch before visiting William Morris’ nearby Kelmscott Manor.  The town had numerous i ... Read on »
GREAT TEW, A COTSWOLD VILLAGE by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Below are some “postcards” from Great Tew, a Cotswold village that is under an hour’s drive north of the bustling city of Oxford. It’s hard to believe that p ... Read on »
BICYCLES BUILT FOR FLOWERS by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Seen on a small street in the Jericho section of Oxford, England. Lacking a front garden, the inhabitants of this row house created one! ... Read on »
FUCHSIA ABUNDANCE by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Since arriving in the UK, I have been astonished by the varieties of fuchsia that grow with abandon everywhere–in window boxes, hanging baskets, and as lar ... Read on »
DEBO’S CHICKENS by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Like so many people who have visited Chatsworth, I quickly became intrigued with Deborah, the Duchess of Devonshire, who is fondly referred to by her family ... Read on »
PRESSURE COOKER BACK ON BRIDAL REGISTRY! by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I had an e-mail from Fissler pressure cookers that their Blue Point model was among the ten suggested gifts for newlyweds in the latest issue of GET MARRIED ma ... Read on »