Category Archives: Food

FINAL MoFo POST: FUSSY SALAD

I tend to view the fussy salad with suspicion. By fussy I mean it’s a salad that requires a significant amount of preparation – a special dressing, roasted things, etc. For the most part, when I want a salad I … Continue reading

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Almost Fuss Free KITCHEN SINK SOUP

After posting about my CSA box and the challenge of using the whole thing a commenter suggested an autumn hot and sour soup. Since I am highly suggestible (try me ) I decided “okay”. In addition to the bok choy … Continue reading

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BRASSYCHEDELIC CREAMY PASTA

The first CSA item I decided to tackle was the romanesco. Related to cauliflower, it has a beguiling partial fractal pattern, making it quite possibly one of the most visually mind-bending vegetables on the planet: Stare at it too long … Continue reading

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A Confession and a Challenge

A Confession: I’ve been really bad about using the contents of my CSA box lately. I only get one every two weeks and every two weeks there’s been something that I’ve failed to use and that has spoiled. This week … Continue reading

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Pizza in Thirty Minutes or Less*: No NOID Avoidance Required

If you think the bulk of my weekday posts involve me stressing out and making something super quick to post about, you are right. And guess what? Tonight was no exception. My day went like this: miss my train, lose … Continue reading

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Bonus MoFo posting- Apricot Ginger Jam recipe.

From JohnP in the comments to yesterday’s post. I didn’t want this to stay hidden in the comments: As a special for Macho Pineapple readers, here is the recipe for the preserves from Harrod’s Book of Jams, Jellies, and Chutneys … Continue reading

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SUNDAY WAKE AND BUTTERFLAKE

I will be brief as I have some important eating to do, but please do try these butterflake rolls from Inspired Eats, and thank you again to JohnP for the apricot ginger preserves. Post Breakfast Update: These rolls are so perfect … Continue reading

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