Recipes

Amy’s Smoked Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

By On November 7, 2019

Years and years ago, we were at an evening paddle party and our friend, Amy brought the most delicious soup to share for dinner.  It was a soup she had enjoyed while… Read More

Recipes

Sarma

By On October 24, 2019

About 7 years ago, when it appeared that things were running fairly smoothly in our household, I decided to think about what my next chapter was going to look like.  For some… Read More

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Chipotle Chicken Enchilada Casserole

By On October 17, 2019

Our younger daughter graduated from college this past Spring and she has moved home for the time being as she starts her new life (happily) in the Boston area!  Yes, it has… Read More

Lifestyle

My Summer Vacation

By On October 10, 2019

Hi friends.  Remember me? I wish I could tell you with absolute clarity what prompted my hiatus from The Kitchen Scout for the past three months.  Having just celebrated the blog’s 5th… Read More

Recipes

Old Dominion Rolls

By On June 27, 2019

When I was in elementary school, one of my good friends was named Angela.  Her family lived pretty close to mine and we would sometimes have playdates after school.  She had the… Read More

Dining & Reviews

Ilili New York

By On June 6, 2019

Just a quick post this week to share a wonderful restaurant that we visited in New York a few weeks ago on our way to our younger daughter’s college graduation. Owned by… Read More

Recipes

Farro and Broccolini Gratin

By On May 30, 2019

Well, this week started out with a bang.  I went to load my wordpress  to get started on a blog post for the first time in 3 weeks, only to find a… Read More

Dining & Reviews

Celeste

By On May 9, 2019

A few weeks back, we traveled to Union Square, a section of Somerville to try out Celeste, a Peruvian restaurant that opened in March of 2018 and has since earned much acclaim… Read More

Recipes

Hearts of Palm “Ceviche”

By On May 2, 2019

Hi friends, How are you?  Fed up with the rain that seems to be lingering on and on here in New England?  It seems like the sun has been very stingy with… Read More

Recipes

Blackberry and Brie Pizzette

By On April 18, 2019

This week, I’ve been fiddling around with ideas for appetizers for our Easter gathering with family and friends.  When I am a guest, I often offer to bring one of the meal’s… Read More

Dining & Reviews

Art and Food in NYC

By On April 11, 2019

For the past many Februaries in recent memory, my husband and I have spent a weekend in New York City.  He has an annual meeting he attends that coincides with either Valentine’s… Read More

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Super Seed Bars with Goji Berry

By On April 4, 2019

Winter felt really long this year.  Last week when I boarded a plane to fly south for a bit, I was ready in more ways than one.  Not only did I crave… Read More