SuperSimple RECIPES

These super-simple recipes have been refined in the kitchen of super-busy travel writer Carole Terwilliger Meyers.  Give one a try when you are super-busy and need something on the table pronto.

blackberry-peach galette
blackberry-peach galette


Sour Cream Coffee Cake Ring
Carole’s Spectacular Crepes
Eggs in Bell Pepper Rings
World’s Best Granola
Cottage Cheese Morning Pie


Avocado Toast
Chicken Adobo
Curried Cauliflower Soup
Veggie Chili
Garlicky Low-Fat Hummus
Skillet Lasagna
Lentil Soup
Lemon Pepper Pappardelle
One-Pan Pasta
Baked Portobello Mushrooms
TJ’s Japanese Style Fried Rice with Broccoli
Baked Salmon with Smashed Potatoes
Sausage Bake with Roasted Root Vegetables


Roasted Cumin-Chickpea Salad
Kauai Fruit Salad
Orzo-Spinach Summer Salad
Tuna and White Bean Salad
Wild Rice Salad with Cashews


Roasted Brussels Sprouts a la Suzie
Roasted Carrots with Avocado a la Huckleberry
Cauliflower Curry Dip
Roasted Curry Cauliflower
Sesame Kale Chips
Roasted String Beans
Tomatillo Guacamole

sides + breads

Carole’s Bagna Calda (roasted whole garlic cloves)
Cream Biscuits
Best Corn Bread
Irish Brown Soda Bread
Piatti Dipping Oil
Fresh Cranberry-Orange Relish


Chocolate Chip Toffee Bars
Lemon Bars
Best Banana Bread
Carole’s Chocolate Cake and Chocolate Frosting
Chocolate Guinness Cake
Italian Prune Coffee Cake
Moist Lemon Loaf Cake
Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie
Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies
Coconut Homestead Cookies
Fat Little Peanut Butter Cookies
Peanut Butter Blossom Kiss Cookies
Mexican Wedding Cookies or Snowballs
Pecan Drop Cookies with Lemon Frosting
Snickerdoodles Cookies
Black Bottom Cupcakes
Lemon Curd
One-Crust Galette
Kiwi Palm Tree
Mom’s Apple Pie
Best Rice Pudding
Sticky Toffee Pudding
Amazon Scones
English Cream Scones
Orange Scones
Stuffed Strawberries


Green Juice
Classic Margarita 1-2-3
Aperol Spritz
Mint-Lemon Water
Raspberry Water


Foaming Hand Soap
Recipes Using Fresh Snow

Yoga Mat Cleaner Spritz

cooking and food videos

cashew factory, Thailand
cheap easy way to store leftover wine, Cape May, New Jersey
cheap easy way to store leftover wine to take on a picnic, Cape May, New Jersey
cheese tasting at Mahane Yehuda market, Israel
food vendor making green crepes, Thailand
food vendor mixing green crepe dough, Thailand
how to cut up a pineapple, Kauai, Hawaii
how to aerate a Tawny Port, Healdsburg, California
how to grate a coconut, or what exactly is this guy doing?, Fiji
how to husk a coconut, Fiji
how to make caramel, Israel
how to make coconut sauce, Fiji
how to open a coconut, Fiji
how to pronounce and eat a lychee, Kauai, Hawaii
how to put foods in a lovo oven, Fiji
how to ream a coconut, Thailand
how to roll garginelli pasta, Atlantic City, New Jersey
how to make a proper Irish coffee
how to take a pizza’s temperature, NYC
how to wrap chickens beautifully for the lovo oven, Fiji
making a Rum Runner cocktail, Lake Tahoe, California
matzo factory, NYC
on the basics of good pizza, NYC
The Pickle Guys do their thing, NYC
prepping at Chef Tali Friedman’s cooking school, Israel
Sexy Oatmeal by Meryl Streep

fresh coconut treat at Paradise Taveuni in Fiji
fresh coconut treat at Paradise Taveuni in Fiji