Recipes

Grilled Zucchini Caprese

By On July 9, 2020

As I write this post, I’m still debating what to name today’s recipe.  Originally, the dish was meant as a riff to my Roasted Eggplant Parmesan, swapping out meaty slices of summer’s… Read More

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Watermelon Poke

By On June 25, 2020

Hi friends, As we navigate the “post-quarantine but need to remain vigilant” stage of the pandemic, the path forward isn’t crystal clear.  Some friends and I have remarked how unique each individual’s… Read More

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Jammy Tomato Pasta

By On June 11, 2020

The Kitchen Scout turned six years old back in May.  I forgot.  Honestly, I can’t believe the blog has been chugging along for that long.  Maybe not always at the same pace,… Read More

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Friday, May 22, 2020

By On May 21, 2020

Today is our 27th wedding anniversary!  Nothing brings you closer than 27 years, unless it’s 70 consecutive days in quarantine, would you agree? All kidding aside, the weather was glorious on our… Read More

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Friday, May 8, 2020

By On May 7, 2020

Greetings from club quarantine!   How are things in your clubhouse right now? When I sat down to write this morning, I had something more meaningful to say to begin my post.… Read More

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Friday, April 24, 2020

By On April 23, 2020

It has been two weeks since The Kitchen Scout popped into your Friday email.  Since that time, we’ve celebrated Easter and another quarantine birthday in our home.  The days do run into… Read More

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Friday, April 10th

By On April 9, 2020

There have been moments this past week when it felt like we were on an episode of Survivor and it wasn’t clear who would be voted off the island.  Can anyone relate?… Read More

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Thoughts from Quarantine

By On April 2, 2020

Hi friends.  I hope this Friday morning finds you all well, or as well as can be expected given the current state of affairs.  By my estimate, today is roughly Day 19… Read More

Recipes

Tomato Bulgur Soup

By On March 19, 2020

Thank you to everyone for your wonderful comments on my Armchair Travel post last week.  They really made my day and I appreciate each and every one of them. I’d also like… Read More

Travel

Armchair Travel

By On March 12, 2020

I have found it necessary to take interim breaks from the onslaught of information coming at us about the Coronavirus especially this past week. It is a difficult time with everyone struggling… Read More

Recipes

Cashew Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

By On March 5, 2020

During the month of January, I (mostly) followed a whole 30 program.  I say mostly because I did allow myself to enjoy half and half in my morning coffee.  Priorities.  I like… Read More

Dining & Reviews

Orfano

By On February 20, 2020

Oh dear.  It’s rare that my reviews coincide with The Boston Globe’s.  However, the infamous Devra First, whose intensely poetic write-ups are both enviable and annoying, has reviewed Orfano this past week… Read More