Sesame Noodles

As the last heavy meal of the holidays braises in the oven (a Guinness Meat Pie for the small percentage of me that is Irish), I took the chance to make the simplest (and definitively lighter) sesame noodles for lunch this week. With school ramping up as we go full steam ahead into finals in…

Uncluttered Banana Bread

Yesterday was an unfathomably warm day in Rapid City.  The thermometers went five degrees into the triple digits en route to setting a new record high temperature for June 14th.  As luck would have it, I also had 14 miles on my marathon training schedule for the day.  I had eight miles of marathon-goal pace…

Elixir of Life (Curried Carrot Ginger Soup)

It’s almost a guarantee that I’ll get sick at some point in the season.  Despite my best efforts (washing my hands to the point they feel like lizard skin, drinking more tea than I thought possible, sleeping 9+ hours a night and generally being that annoying person who sanitizes everything), I went to bed Saturday…