Posts made in December, 2013

good veggie of the month: fennel and delicious braised fennel recipe with mama jess garden good

Posted by on Dec 30, 2013 in blog, recipes, Veggie of the Month | Comments Off on good veggie of the month: fennel and delicious braised fennel recipe with mama jess garden good

Braised Fennel with Mama Jess Garden Good Sauce – by Mama Jess contributor, Anna Zasada Fennel is, apparently, one of the most controversial vegetables out there.  When I told my family and friends that fennel was the topic of December’s Vegetable of the Month blog people either cheered and started shouting out recipe ideas or replied, “I’ll catch ya again in January.”   My older sister happens to be one of those fennel haters.  She steers clear of Italian sausage and sniff tests her pizza, wary of that notorious licorice flavor. But the dried little seed used in sausages and sauces tastes completely different than the rest of the plant, and...

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mama jess good meals: sharing our family dinner – new monthly blog with YOU (featured readers)!

Posted by on Dec 13, 2013 in blog, good meals, recipes | Comments Off on mama jess good meals: sharing our family dinner – new monthly blog with YOU (featured readers)!

  Hello friends,   The Mama Jess Team is very excited to bring you a new monthly blog feature: Good Meals: Sharing Our Family Dinners. We are putting an emphasis on veggies (like always!) and eating together as a family. In this day and age it seems the family dinner time together is happening less and less. We are all so busy but I think it’s time to campaign to get back together once a week at least – let’s start there and build on it. We recently posted this to our Facebook: We only have 940 Saturdays with our children from their birth till they are 18 (presumably leaving the nest). So do the math – if you brought your family together for a meal...

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