Category Archives: Lunch

Foraging: Dandelion Greens

So what have we been up to at Zara’s Hungry? Foraging my friends! It’s that amazing time of the year when we can actually supplement our diet with things we find in the wild (if you know me, wild is … Continue reading

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Mason Jar Cup O Soup

Remember those? They were styrofoam cups filled with freeze dried vegetables, maybe some jerky-type meat and LOTS of salty bouillon powder. Yeah, I loved them too. But I love my heart a little more, so I improved upon them, with … Continue reading

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Rainy Day Matzoh Ball Soup

I LOVE matzoh ball soup! Growing up, we used to go to Tabachnick’s and my sister and I would split a soup. We also would fight over the matzoh balls and my mother would very democratically split them in half. … Continue reading

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Herby Orzo Salad

I have this cookbook that I bought for 75 pence at Foyle’s in London when I was doing my master’s. There was 1 recipe I wanted to try and I figured I couldn’t beat the price (yay for clearance sections!). … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Broccoli Cheddar Soup

I love broccoli. It’s not a sentiment shared by my husband and apparently Z. (Who has decided she likes broccoli only when it is uncooked) As many of you know, MA was hit by a blizzard this week, particularly the … Continue reading

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The Bro-wich

I’m fairly certain I got this idea from Pinterest, in fact, I’m positive it’s something I pinned in a board for my husband’s birthday. Mainly because this is a majorly over-indulgent looking sandwich, and really not something I would put … Continue reading

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Chicken Berry Salad

I saw something similar to this on Pinterest, pinned it, and kept on going. But I couldn’t stop thinking about the salad. It was beautiful. It had a lot of my favorite things and, it looked so summery. Today, in … Continue reading

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Crockpot Carrot Ginger Soup

I meant to post this last night, but then I had one of those days when I just HAD TO GET OUT OF THE HOUSE. So I did, and didn’t get back until late enough that I decided to forgo … Continue reading

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Keeping My Monkey Happy – Banana Jam

Here’s the thing about kids. They love to eat. They just don’t love to eat a lot of different food. For some it’s texture (Zara) for others it’s taste or brand recognition, for others familiarity. Since Z has seemingly always … Continue reading

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Not Your Average Salad – The Winter Cobb

I’m a big believer in making salads when all you want to do is stuff your face with absolute crap.  So last night, as I was taking stock of all the chocolate in the house, I was also texting with … Continue reading

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