Funny how the weather is. Last year at this time it was in the low 80’s. This week, in the 20’s and 30’s. The garden is still drab and frozen, … Read More
Last week we used butternut squash in those savory hand pies. This week a trip to the cellar yielded a spaghetti squash, it’s scarred golden skin concealing noodle-like strands that … Read More
I’m a little envious of families that have rich food traditions linked to their culture. It seems my Italian, Polish, German, Mexican, and Indians friends grew up with fantastic foods … Read More
We are experiencing a several day thaw though we’re solidly in the middle of snow covered winter. The overcast skies and cold days, still-long nights makes me want to cocoon … Read More
I like to practice garden to table as much as I am able.
While your local climate may keep you from popping out to the garden to pick something for … Read More
Almost a week later, sitting here, if I close my eyes, I can almost be transported back to Jamaica, warm sea breezes, the smell of jerk chicken, and … Read More
Brussels Sprouts as you’ve never had them. Bright, spicy, citrusy are long way from overcooked blobs of your childhood.
Have you ever looked through your cupboard or stood in your pantry wondering what to make? Well, recently I stood in the basement pantry looking around and realized I’ve still got a … Read More
Whew! I hope you all had a great Christmas holiday and are resting up for the New Year!
There was a bustle of activity around here. I was busy brining, … Read More