Tag Archives: apricots

Crustless Spinach and Feta Quiche with Sumac Recipe. Say yes to the dress.


As many of you know, I’m getting married soon. Recently someone asked when, and my response (“next month”) surprised me. It’s a-comin’ right up!

I’d say that I don’t recommend having your manuscript deadline and your wedding fall within a …

Posted in Stories and Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 32 Comments

Lebanese-inspired, protein-rich breakfasts


I’ve waxed, and then waned, on the subject of breakfast more than once here (like this), and a lot more than once over the course of…well, a lifetime. Breakfast has ruled me the way the croissant dough wants to …

Posted in Stories and Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Detroit’s Eastern Market. I love and admire you.

My love affair with Michigan is no big secret. I’ve been professing my admiration and affection the last couple of years like Mr. Darcy finally proposing to Elizabeth: “You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and

Posted in Stories and Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Simple Lebanese Pickles and Preserves


 

I know that everyone seems to be all about the sterilized canning, and I’ve done a good bit of that in the past. But seems I can’t get enough of the Lebanese recipes for quick pickles and preserves that hold …

Posted in Stories and Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Homemade Apricot-Lime Fruit Leather

If it still to this day surprises me, it’s got to be surprising to you too: Fruit leather is so Lebanese.

I was eating fruit leather long before I’d ever heard that term, and even before we were buying fruit …

Posted in Stories and Recipes | Tagged , , , , | 16 Comments