Christina Nifong

Christina Nifong

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Roanoke, VA / A writer of stories. About kale and turnips. Seeds and dirt. And, you know, life. Find essays, recipes and writing samples at christinanifong.com
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Lemon Cream Cheese Scones

Lemon Cream Cheese Scones

Homemade Taco Seasoning

Over the years, I’ve discovered that if I want to eat food free from preservatives and chemical flavors and unpronouncable additives, then I pretty much need to make it myself.

Lentil Cornbread Dinner

I came across a version of this recipe when I was first married and looking for easy, one-dish meals that I could put together in the morning and cook when I got home from work. With lentils as the…

Mini Chocolate Chip Cheesecakes

Mini Chocolate Chip Cheesecakes

Lentil Cornbread Dinner

I came across a version of this recipe when I was first married and looking for easy, one-dish meals that I could put together in the morning and cook when I got home from work. With lentils as the…

Stromboli Sandwiches

Stromboli Sandwiches

Asian Cucumber Salad

I have made some version of this salad for many years. Its cool cucumbers and cilantro mix perfectly with the heat of the pepper flakes, the sweet of the ginger and the crunch of the peanuts.

Mini Chocolate Chip Cheesecakes

Mini Chocolate Chip Cheesecakes

Minestrone

Minestrone

How to Make More Local Food Choices

How to Make More Local Food Choices

Spinach Quiche

Spinach Quiche

All-Butter Pie Crust

All-Butter Pie Crust

Chicken Wings With Honey Yogurt Sauce

Chicken Wings With Honey Yogurt Sauce

Mediterranean Green Beans

We grow several varieties of green beans in our garden and in a good summer, we harvest more than we can eat. I happily blanch, cool and freeze our garden bounty knowing that come January, I…

Chocolate Cherry Granola

I love to make my own granola, using all the best ingredients, eating it straight from the pan warm, mixing and matching nuts and seeds and dried fruit to create exactly what I want at that moment.