Posts tagged winter
Curried Red Lentils with Fried Cauliflower and Peanuts

I just returned home to Colorado from Sunny Southern California. The average temperature there was in the 60s. Today the high is 38 freakin' degrees - which is about 30 degrees warmer than it's been in the last week.

Winter, I'm kinda over you.

But if you must snow me in and prevent me from manufacturing my own vitamin D from the beautiful sunshine, I'll celebrate the season by sharing this oh-my-god-I-didn't-know-lentils-could-be-this-good recipe with you.

Unlike a couple of my other favorite lentils dishes (see: Lentil Frito Pie and Mujadara, for example), this recipe uses red lentils.

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Pumpkin Porridge

Baby, it's cold outside! With almost a foot of snow outside, all I really want to do is to curl up on the couch with a good book and cup of hot tea.

Unfortunately, working full-time puts a bit of a damper on those plans during the week. So what's the next best thing to staying in? Starting my day with a delicious, wholesome bowl of hot cereal. Yes, that's right: oatmeal.

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