Turkey apple sausage patties

1 lb. ground turkey ½ Red Delicious apple, peeled, cored, and diced 1 large garlic clove, minced 1 teaspoon dried sage ½ teaspoon each of salt, dried thyme, and ground fennel ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes (optional) ¼ teaspoon…

Red beans and rice

Lenten recipe ½ cup fresh parsley 3 green onions, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced ¼ tsp dried thyme 2 tsp salt 3 Tbsp oil 1 cup rice 2 cups cooked or canned kidney beans 1½ cups vegetable broth* 1 cup water In a large saucepan, add first 5…

Ghanaian ground nut stew

3 cups water 1 zucchini, stemmed and chopped ¾ cup chopped okra 2 sweet potatoes, peeled and chopped 1 onion, peeled and chopped 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon ground black pepper 1 teaspoon ground ginger ½ cup peanut butter ½ teaspoon hot red…

Fisherman’s stew

Stave off the winter chill with this hearty Mediterranean classic     2 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil     1 medium onion, chopped     2 garlic cloves, minced     1 cup bottled clam juice     2 medium potatoes, peeled, cut in ½-inch cubes…

Tuna Waldorf Salad

All ingredients are proportioned to taste. 1 can 5 0z. tuna chopped celery walnuts mayo or mircale whip grapes (cut in half)   Place all ingredients in a bowl and mix lightly. Recipe courtesy of Pauline Lambert Reynolds

Saying I Do to Financial Security

Whether you and your spouse are newlyweds or approaching a silver anniversary, how you manage savings, retirement, and other personal financial issues is critical for both your family finances and your marriage overall. Here are five tips…

When Stuff Is For Dinner

My mom can cook. I mean flat-out cook. To me, the real test of gourmand greatness isn’t concocting exotic dishes from strange recipes that call for ingredients you’ve never heard of before, utilizing specialty gadgets that can perform only…