Tag Archives: zucchini

Chocolate Zucchini Bundt Cake

Today is my daughter’s birthday (12) and this is THE CAKE.  This is her favorite cake and she has asked for it every year for her birthday for the past four years. Two years ago, I had to borrow shredded … Continue reading

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Zucchini Walnut Bars – meh.

I have a beautiful cookbook I have had for several years dedicated to squash.  However, I do not recall trying any of the recipes.  Now that I have a kitchen drowning in various types of squash, this is the time … Continue reading

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Roasted Zucchini and Garlic Soup

Okay, Ms. LV Anderson over at Slate Magazine doesn’t like zucchini.  She describes them as bland and watery, and only edible when completely unrecognizable.  I will agree with her assertion that they can  at times become “overwhelmingly, frighteningly prolific.” I … Continue reading

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Thai Chicken Noodle Soup (kid friendly version)

Today I wanted a dinner that is quick, used my zucchini and kale, and was something the kids would actually eat without too much complaining.  That was a pretty tall order, but they ate everything, so I must have pulled … Continue reading

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Lasagna

I felt an urgent need to use zucchini, the rest of last week’s chard, and my tomatoes ( the ones from last week were moving past their prime).  Since it adds pasta and cheese to their dinner, I knew it … Continue reading

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Week 19 – More fruit, plus Zucchini

This week I got a honeydew melon, apples, and peaches.  Also zucchini (I’m thinking time for more brownies), bell peppers, tomatoes, corn and kale. The bundle of lavender is a nice touch.  I popped it into a vase and now … Continue reading

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Zucchini Brownies

One of our favorite desserts is a Chocolate Zucchini Cake baked in a bundt pan that is dense and satisfying and lasts for a week.  We eat it for dessert, breakfast, and snacks.  Like I said, it IS a favorite! … Continue reading

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