sarahreinhard

A collection of 16 posts

Feb 8, 2012

The Heart of My Home

The Heart of My Home

Mary in the Kitchen – CF129: King Cake and Mardi Gras in New OrleansTHE HUNKER-DOWN DAYS OF WINTEROutside my kitchen window, the trees are bent as the wind howls across the fields. The ground

Dec 23, 2011

Surviving Advent

Surviving Advent

Mary in the Kitchen – CF126: John Besh and “My Family Table”Ah, Advent. Can I be honest here? I’m glad it’s almost over, though, truthfully, I’ve only just started liking

Nov 18, 2011

The Rosary on My Windowsill

The Rosary on My Windowsill

Mary in the Kitchen – CF124: Alton Brown, This Bisque’s For YouThere’s a rosary on my kitchen windowsill. When I stumble into the kitchen, my eyes barely awake, and stand there looking

Sep 23, 2011

Tomatoes and the Stuff of Miracles

Tomatoes and the Stuff of Miracles

Mary in the Kitchen – CF123: Goodbye Good EatsIt’s tomato season here in central Ohio.  We pick the ripe red fruit only to find, a few days later, that there’s another basket

Sep 5, 2011

Our Lady on Labor Day

Our Lady on Labor Day

Labor Day seems like the perfect backdrop for a reflection of the Blessed Mother, and we have that most years because her birthday is celebrated on September 8th, right around the time that

Jul 18, 2011

Noodles and Love

Noodles and Love

Mary in the Kitchen – CF117: Super Simple Summer SaladsHey everyone! It’s been a while…and my kitchen has changed. By “changed,” I mean that it is COMPLETELY DIFFERENT. You see, in the

May 1, 2011

Don’t Stress About Easter Cooking

Don’t Stress About Easter Cooking

Mary in the Kitchen – CF114: Mercy Sakes Alive!There’s nothing like a big holiday and the promise of dinner preparations to make me run screaming from my kitchen. Seriously. I wonder at

Apr 12, 2011

The Inevitable Lenten Question

The Inevitable Lenten Question

Mary in the Kitchen – CF112: Po-Boys and PenanceIf you find yourself stuck in a fellow Catholic’s kitchen, chances are the small talk will turn, at some point, to how your Lent is

Mar 22, 2011

St. Joseph and the Kitchen

St. Joseph and the Kitchen

Mary in the Kitchen – CF110: St. Joseph, Patron of the Universal ChurchI just love St. Joseph, don’t you? He’s a man’s man. He also reminds me that Jesus was a

Mar 11, 2011

Vocation and the Big Guns

Vocation and the Big Guns

Mary in the Kitchen – CF109: Lent. It’s What’s For DinnerI’ve had a couple of big projects of late that have required nothing less than the Big Guns. By Big Guns

Feb 14, 2011

A Little Rosary with My Coffee

A Little Rosary with My Coffee

I’m finding, in my experience as a parent of young children, that nothing stays the same for long. When I find myself in a good groove, it won’t be long before

Feb 14, 2011

Why I Now Love Valentine’s Day

Why I Now Love Valentine’s Day

Mary in the Kitchen – CF107: Will You Be My Valentime’s?My six-year-old daughter has changed my mind about a lot of things, and one of them is Valentine’s Day. I used