The Family Eats Four Pillars

PlanningPurchasing
PreparingPartaking

What is Family Eats

Featured Recipe

ChickenSoupFennelChickpeasChard5001

Chicken Soup with Fennel, Chickpeas, and Chard

  This simple but luscious soup has all the basic elements of minestrone: broth, beans, and veggies. If you can find it, erbette chard is delicious to use. It’s sweet and nutty flavor adds a silky texture when cooked. You can even substituted curly kale. 1 large bunch of green chard (about 13 ounces) 2 […]

donuts

Baked Doughnuts Three Ways

      This old-fashioned cake doughnut recipe from King Arthur Flour changes from the traditional deep-fried version to baked-in-the-oven version. Use a doughnut pan to easily create this recipe, which gives you the choice to top with toasted coconut, cinnamon, or powdered-sugar chocolate chip.         1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup vegetable […]

More Posts from this Category

Test Kitchen

CookieSheets500

Baking and Cookie Sheets: A Review

It’s cookie-baking season, and the house is filled with cheer. But, with everything else that is going on, I want to ensure that I continue to maintain a bit of cheer when baking. Nothing can be more frustrating than taking the time to bake cookies and not have them come out properly. I want each […]

Edible Tidbits Blog

cereal

Breakfast Resolutions

I do this every year. I make my resolutions and then don’t follow through with them. This time around, I’ve scaled back my resolutions, and plan to focus on making small changes so I can feel accomplished. One resolution that remains on my list is to mix things up at breakfast time. It gets our […]

In Season

Radishes

Red Radishes

When I was a kid, my Dad would always eat raw radishes dipped into salt with each bite. I learned from him and came to enjoy radishes and their … [Read More...]

Favorite Finds

RosleCheeseKnives

Enjoying a Slice of Cheese with Rosle

I am a firm believer that every day is an occasion to enjoy an assortment of different cheeses accompanied by bread, crackers, olives, nuts and more. And now with the holiday season here, I find myself planning which cheese will grace our table for small gatherings and holiday meals. When I find myself with a […]

KyoceraMug

Favorite Find: Kyocera Ceramic-Coated Coffee Mug

I’ve used a lot of thermal mugs in my time. Some keep them hot, others keep them tepid. Some are hard to clean, get banged up, lost parts and just don’t play the part. Travel mugs have become a necessity in our day to day lives. Not only do they need to perform well, but […]

Trudeau by Sosign