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Italian sausage, fennel and gnocchi casserole

When I drag my tired bones home at the end of an exhausting day, this is one of the simplest and most satisfying dinners I can think of. Apart from fresh fennel, most of the ingredients can be found in a moderately well-stocked pantry. (If you can’t find fennel in the...

Bircher muesli (overnight oats)

Even (or especially?) crazy-busy people need a decent meal to start their day. Bircher Muesli to the rescue! This breakfast dish is inspired by a preparation pioneered in 1900 by the Swiss doctor Maximilian Bircher-Benner for the patients of his Zurich sanatorium,...

Pollo con arroz (Recipe)

I can’t believe it: I’m posting my first recipe! Which is shocking, really, considering this blog was created to feature recipes you make when disaster strikes: When you’re stressed. Or sick. Or both. When five hungry people are coming for dinner and...