Veggie Soba Bowls with Tofu

Veggies Soba Bowls with Tofu (A Seat at the Table)

These veggie soba bowls are the greatest, they have everything you need for a delicious, nutritious, all-in-one meal!  This is super versatile, so it’s great for using up whatever’s in the fridge.  Soba is a buckwheat noodle.  Eating buckwheat is associated with lower cholesterol levels, and is a high source of magnesium, which is goodRead more

Beef and Cabbage Stir-Fry

Beef and Cabbage Stir-Fry (A Seat at the Table)

This Beef and Cabbage Stir-Fry is a fast, delicious, hearty meal that I really enjoyed.  As with most stir-fries, you’ll want to have your ingredients ready before you begin since it’s a fast cooking process.  Stir-fries are also great because they’re so versatile, if you’ve got extra veggies you need to use up, you canRead more

Ginger Oatmeal Cookies with White Chocolate and Candied Ginger

Ginger Oatmeal Cookies with White Chocolate and Candied Ginger (A Seat at the Table)

Oatmeal cookies are always a classic and these Ginger Oatmeal Cookies with White Chocolate and Candied Ginger have a fancy, fun twist.  I’m not much of a white chocolate or a candied ginger fan, but the white chocolate isn’t overwhelming and pairs really well with a little candied ginger, which has a nice warmth toRead more

Ginger Chicken Stir-Fry with Egg Noodles

It’s been a long time since I’ve made as stir-fry, and I don’t know why I’ve waited so long!  I don’t often cook without at least some sort of recipe as a guide, but stir-fry is really forgiving and begs to be adapted to whatever you have on hand.  While I was originally thinking I’dRead more

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Ginger Cookie Crust

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Ginger Cookie Crust and Caramel Sauce (A Seat at the Table)

It’s definitely starting to feel like fall in Maryland.  The leaves are vibrant shades of yellows and reds, and I’m loving driving through the falling leaves.  It’s sweater weather, and the leaves are starting to crunch beneath your feet when you walk anywhere.  Fall is my favorite season.  And in the spirit of fall things,Read more

10 Fall Recipes for 2015

10 Fall Recipes for 2015 (A Seat at the Table)

Fall is my favorite season.  I love the smell of fall, when the weather is cool and damp.  I love the first signs of fall on leaves on the sentinel trees in my childhood neighborhood, they were always the first indicators that fall was really here as the tips turned yellow, then vibrant orange.  AndRead more

Cauliflower, Kale and Chickpea Stew

Cauliflower, Kale, Chickpea Stew Thumbnail (A Seat at the Table)

You know that feeling when you’ve returned from an awesome trip, and your body says “please give me vegetables”?  Well that’s how I felt last week when I got home from an awesome whirlwind road trip up to Boston and back.  It was a busy weekend with lots and lots of delicious meals and drinks.Read more

Soba Noodle Bowl with Sesame Ginger Dressing

Soba Noodle Bowl with Sesame Ginger Dressing (A Seat at the Table)

I have definitely been in a cooking low spot.  My new home doesn’t have air conditioning in the kitchen, and it is totally enervating to even be in the kitchen.  So this summer has been an experiment in how to make quick and satisfying meals without having to spend a lot of time in theRead more