I have been making lentils in various forms this fall. The lentils in the bowl above were made overnight in my crockpot. Lentil Soup with Curry Ingredients: 1/2 lb. lentils 3 cups of water 1 garlic clove 1 slice of ginger root Salt, turmeric, cumin to taste Put all the ingredients except the spices in […]

Garlic and Ginger


Feeling like a cold is coming on? Throat a little scratchy? Got a bit of post-nasal drip? Two staples to stock in your kitchen are garlic and ginger. I’ve cooked up the following concoction for mild ear-nose-throat ailments: – Peel one garlic clove. – Cut off one piece of ginger from fresh ginger root.   Slice […]