Roasted Kale and Butternut Salad (5 of 6)

Kale Chip and Butternut Salad

It is super uncool to talk about kale salad right now. It’s so last year, so overdone. And on top of that it’s January and kale salad qualifies as a healthy food which means it’s also cliché to post this here. That’s what we’re dealing with: an uncool cliché. But I’ve already been holding onto…

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Rubbed Kale Salad

During dinner parties I’m not a fan of serving a big green salad as part of the meal. A green salad at the end of the night, when there are inevitably leftovers, is a sad and greasy thing. The greens are wilted, there’s a pool of dressing at the bottom of the bowl, and the…

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Kale, Apple, and Sausage Skillet

I’ll let you in on one of my quick-and-easy meal secrets. When it comes to making dinner on a typical night I rarely worry about having a meat-starch-vegetable kind of ‘balanced meal.’ We still eat those things come dinner time but instead of making it as three separate dishes, I’m generally looking for ways to…

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Kale Soup

Most of the tastes and foods I associate strongly with growing up are those of Jewish and/or British and South African dishes which reflect my background pretty accurately. There are also a smattering of regional New England dishes that snuck into my parents’ repertoire through neighborhood parties or dinners with friends. And then there are…

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