Roasted Butternut Squash with Savory Granola

I love butternut squash; caramelized from roasting in the oven, pureed in a soup or diced in a salad. I love butternut squash but sadly my family does not share my opinion. I make dishes with butternut squash when I have guests that I know will like it or take to work for a potluck….

Butternut Squash Soup

I Heart Cooking Clubs Potluck Week Butternut squash is one of the few foods my husband does not like to eat so on his recent business trip I invited his best friend over (he eats everything) for a dinner of butternut squash soup.  The recipe calls for one pound of butternut squash, I went the…

Butternut Squash and Tahini Spread

I Heart Cooking Clubs Potluck Week Chef Yotam Ottolenghi I am recently back from a summer trip to Israel. I went with a laundry list of ingredients to buy, sadly I did not have much time to shop. I managed to buy a few things including this date syrup. I wanted to put my new…

Spinach Salad with Roasted Squash, Roasted Grapes and Pumpkin Seeds

This week’s featured ingredient at  I Heart Cooking Clubs is Greens! Anything green and leafy counts so I decided on this Spinach Salad by Ellie Krieger. My husband is travelling again this week so that means make something he doesn’t like mainly butternut squash. This is a great winter salad with butternut squash, grapes and…

Winter Squash Soup (soupe au potiron)

I have been Barefoot In Paris with Ina for the majority of my cooking so this challenge was easy for me. I chose a warm winter soup for a rare cool day in California. My husband is also traveling so I picked a recipe he would not like, namely anything with butternut squash. The winter…