Fig and Gorgonzola Pizza with Arugula

September 10, 2012 Pizza

My mother-in-law has an enormous fig bush in her yard. It’s pretty amazing and, lucky for me, the figs were ripe last weekend for our Labor Day visit. I’ve been wanting to try a fig pizza recipe for ages, so this was a perfect opportunity. Aren’t they lovely? Ingredients: 1 whole wheat pizza crust 6 [...]

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Mushroom, Onion, and Swiss Melt with Glazed Figs

January 27, 2012 Lunch

  The apple, apple butter and brie panini I had at the farm rekindled my taste for hot sandwiches. They’re so simple, so comforting and you can make them so many ways. You get the idea. Ingredients: (makes 2 sandwiches) 4 slices thick, whole wheat bread 2 cups chopped mushrooms 1 Tablespoon butter 1 Tablespoon [...]

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Fig and Goat Cheese Breakfast Crostini

October 25, 2011 Breakfast

I intended to post this way back when figs were in still in season. Per usual, things didn’t go as planned. If, by chance, you happen to find a fresh fig or two at your grocery store, please make this for breakfast. It’s divine. It’s also a no brainer, which is what I often look [...]

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