In an ideal world, one would grow all the fruits and vegetables that one could possibly need for canning, jamming, fermenting and freezing on their very own homestead. Organically, of course. But this is the real world.
I found myself with an extra fennel bulb wondering what to do with it. So I flipped through some cookbooks (actual cookbooks, I love feeling the paper!) and discovered this recipe in The Simple Art of Eating Well. As a bonus, it used zucchini as well! This time of year you can never have too many recipes […]
When the theme for this week was bacon, I knew I wanted to do something with bacon AND beer, two of my husband’s favorite things! I just started selling Wildtree so I happened to have a package of quick beer bread sitting around. Combined with my husband’s oatmeal stout homebrew and fresh-from-the-garden jalapenos, it […]
This time of year, no matter how hard I try, I always have some random vegetables left. Here’s a list of what I received in my Groundswell Community Farm CSA share last week: Basil Radishes or Herb bunch (chives, sage, mint, thyme) Bok Choy OR Cabbage OR Kohlrabi Kale OR Chard Garlic Beets Carrots Summer Squash […]
When I first came across this recipe, I wondered how on earth the flavors of blueberry and corn would go together. To my delight, they are a perfect combination! I love how easy this skillet bread is to make. Serve with lots of softened butter. Nothing says summer like corn! Take advantage of the season […]
How in the world is it AUGUST already? In some ways it feels like summer just started, and yet here we are staring at fall boots and school supply commercials. It’s time to slow down and savor what’s left of summer, and here are some of the things that are helping me do just that: […]