Tag Archives: Potatoes

Dijon Potato Salad

Dijon Potato Salad From Martha Stewart For our second urban garden meal we snagged some of our thyme and parsley for this deliciously different take on potato salad.  We made it as a side dish the other night when my little brother, Marc, and his new fiance, Nicole, came over for dinner.  We put out…

Party Potatoes

Party Potatoes From the Our Lady of Ransom Church Catholic Women’s Club Cookbook, 1988 If this potato casserole looks familiar to you, it’s probably because your family makes the same one.  John and I have spent the last 3 years arguing for our own family’s version of the dish, certain that there was some key…

Whole Roasted Chicken with Potatoes

Whole Roasted Chicken with Potatoes From Martha Stewart Back in January I mentioned a little quest that John and I have devised for 2012.  Living in a city as big as Chicago there’s about a million food vendors to choose from, yet most people will go to the same 2 or 3 grocery stores from…

Sausage Corn Chowder

Sausage Corn Chowder From John’s Dad, Mike In honor of Valentine’s Day yesterday, I present to you the story of how John didn’t propose. Every March we spend a week at John’s parent’s home in Marco Island, FL. We drive down with the dog(s) and spend 8 amazing days laying around, taking the boat out,…

Curried Veggie Pot Pies

Curried Veggie Pot Pies  From Martha Stewart via Food for Thought  Knowing how much we cook, people often ask us what grocery store we prefer to shop at.  It seems like a simple question, but of course there’s no simple answer.  It’s not uncommon for a meal in the HMK to have ingredients from 5…