Recipes

Comfort Food Round-Up

By On October 4, 2018

I am out of town this week so my cooking has been a bit limited as I have been largely on my own.  I am enjoying the quiet and being alone with… 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

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

Annual Wrap Ups

It’s A Wrap, 2018!

By On December 20, 2018

As promised, here is the last post for 2018 which is the annual wrap up of The Kitchen Scout posts from this past year.  In one fell swoop, you can find links… Read More

Recipes

Ina’s Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

By On September 6, 2018

At the suggestion of my friend, Joan, I have been reading a book called The Comfort Food Diaries: My Quest for the Perfect Dish to Mend a Broken Heart, written by Emily… Read More

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Greek Zucchini Noodle Salad

By On August 17, 2017

First of all, thank you so, so much for all the nice comments I received about last week’s post.  It means a lot to me to hear from you!  I even heard… Read More

Recipes

Easy Spanokopita Tart

By On November 10, 2016

I don’t want to bring politics into this blog, but this has been a week to end all weeks for this nation.  Launching into a little discussion about wilting spinach and making… Read More

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One Pot Chicken, Broccoli & Cheese Pasta

By On October 6, 2016

My head is swirling with thoughts this week. These thoughts are neither in need of urgent resolution, nor are they troublesome per se.But there are many it seems ranging from friendship, social media,… Read More

Dining & Reviews

Miami Culinary Tours

By On March 17, 2016

A few weeks back, my husband was invited with some of his colleagues for a few days of mostly fun in the sun in South Beach, a section of famed Miami Beach… Read More

Dining & Reviews

Highland Kitchen

By On May 28, 2015

Looking for a casual dining place with delicious food and a hip vibe?  I’ve reviewed several places on the blog that fit that bill such as Sarma, The Kirkland Tap & Trotter… Read More

Recipes

Quinoa Spinach & Feta Bites

By On April 30, 2015

Thank you so much.  Last week’s post was really well received and you let me know.  I appreciate the texts, emails, Facebook comments, Blog comments and a retweet on Twitter by my… Read More

Recipes

Cheesy Baked Tortellini

By On January 8, 2015

Since we didn’t know each other at this time last year, I have a confession. I love watching awards shows.  Well, most of them anyway.  Golden Globes, Grammys, Academy Awards, Emmys and… Read More