by Amy Chaplin
Martha's Circle

Monthly Archive for December, 2011

I always savor the last week of the year.  To me it’s the ideal cozy and reflective time, where you can stay home, read, write, take baths and catch up with yourself. This is the first year in a long time that I have actually done any of those things, as there is usually travel, guests […]

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After cooking and eating all the rich and festive foods of the holidays, I love to make a pot of simple miso soup. Not only is it super easy to make, health promoting and delicious, but it can be adapted to any season and made year round. In fact, you could make it today if […]

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Coconut Jam Dot Cookies

Here is a delicious vegan cookie recipe in case you are seeking some last minute baking inspiration for the holidays. These cookies couldn’t be more coconut-y; they have ground dried coconut, coconut flour, coconut oil and large shards of dried coconut too. The combination makes them crisp on the outside, very moist inside, and a […]

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My Pantry Essentials PDF

                              I am excited to be writing to you from my new and improved blog! I have been busy working on a Pantry Essentials PDF to give away and setting up a newsletter to share my health tips and kitchen discoveries […]

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                              I made this meal for friends last week and enjoyed it for lunch for a couple of days afterwards.  Many curries have a complex mixture of spices behind them, but not this one; instead it has a nice clean flavor […]

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