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#BostonStrong by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking At the report of acts of violence, I am immediately saddened.  As a runner, and a Boston Marathon volunteer, Monday's attack felt personal. The first year I moved to B ... Read on »
'Tis the Season by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking With the holiday season in full swing, I thought I'd share some gift ideas from birthday presents I received this year. I think they'd be great for anyone who loves food! ... Read on »
1st Annual Foodbuzz Festival by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I'm on the plane, somewhere over Nebraska, recounting a fabulous weekend in San Francisco. Foodbuzz did an amazing job with the Festival, I can't thank them enough!! The ... Read on »
2 Years & CSN by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Oops, I did it again ;)  It's been two years since I started Tri to Cook-- I can hardly believe it!!  It's a little scary to go back and look at some of those old posts and ... Read on »
A Better Breakfast by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I think it's no secret by now that breakfast is my favorite meal of the day.   So when I heard of the Build A Better Breakfast with Eggs contest put on by Kitchen Play and ... Read on »
A Better Slaw by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking As a kid, I did not like cabbage. I actually liked stuffed cabbage... but I ate the filling and left the "roll" behind. Coleslaw? haha, don't think so! I feel so grow ... Read on »
A Better Stuffing by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I went through a phase in grad school where I made a bunch of recipes for stuffed chicken.  Unfortunately more often than not they were bland and tasteless, so I thought it ... Read on »
A Bite of the Tropics by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Snow.  Again. To distract me a bit, I thought it was time for a taste of the tropics to transport us somewhere we don't need to shovel again!   When I was home for the ... Read on »
A Coffee Cake of Thanks! by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking THANK YOU for all the good luck wishes!! Just for all that, I made you an apple coffee cake;-) See, here's a slice... A note on the recipe: i loved the cake part, ... Read on »
A Dinner For 100 by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Before I forget, I hope you guys have realized that when I don't post recipes, it's because they aren't my own. I always link to them, but I don't know if I explicitly say th ... Read on »
A Fennel Affair by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking It began with Caramelized Fennel Flatbread and a Sugar-Crusted Fennel & Pear Salad .  A good source of vitamin C, fiber, folate and potassium, I thought I might be able to ... Read on »
A Few Firsts by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I know, it's been awhile... for posting and reading all your blogs! I haven't cooked much this past week, but I can share some more "firsts" with you :) I finally tried ... Read on »
A Fungus Among Us by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Yup, had to be done! For this week's secret ingredient, Rose chose (ha, that rhymes!) mushrooms. You can check out the details of the challenge here. Fun fact: While ... Read on »
A Hearty Challah by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Stress has got the best of my sleeping, but I'm looking forward to a visit from my parents this weekend :) I'll have a lot to post, but for now I leave you with an awesome wh ... Read on »
A Hit and a Near Miss by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking First, the hit! I used the pizza dough I made a few weeks ago (and stuck in the freezer) to make one killer pizza :) Even after freezing, I was able to roll it out thin s ... Read on »
A Holiday Party by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I'm way behind over here, but I thought I'd share a few pictures from a holiday party I went to this past weekend. It just so happens we also had our first accumulatio ... Read on »
A Journey to Ethiopia by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Ever since my first taste of Ethiopian , I've wanted to try and recreate it.   Eaten with your hands, a spongy, sourdough flatbread ( injera ) is used to scoop up tasty dis ... Read on »
A little help? by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Hi everyone, just a quick post to say if you liked my Nutty Quinoa w/Brie, Asparagus & Sundried Tomato Pesto recipe, would you cast your vote in the Ile de France Recipe Conte ... Read on »
A new favorite by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking When my parents came down for thanksgiving, they brought a car full of goodies for me, including some cabbage.  And some cabbage this was, it probably took it's own seat!  ... Read on »
A New Root by Shannon G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Turnips, friend or foe? Gorgeous for sure, I had picked one up at the farmers market to try (I owed it to this root veggie, as I [heart] all its cousins). I took it ho ... Read on »