Remember the old adage: If you can’t beat’ em, join’ em?
I never really understood what that meant….
Although I’ve said it often enough
If it was referring to physical violence – why would I want to do that?
If it was referring to contests … Continue reading.....
After I made the Pasta with Goat Cheese the other day I had a bit of goat cheese left.
We were in the middle of a heatwave and I was sadly lacking in imagination. I decided to do the same thing but with zucchini noodles … Continue reading.....
I had my first vegetable garden when I was about six years old. There was a little patch behind the garage that my mother ‘gave’ to me to grow whatever I wanted.
Even at that age I grew mainly food….
I remember planting radishes, carrots, … Continue reading.....
We went from eating lettuce and spinach every day to eating chard every day.
Fortunately, the zucchini have now started producing so we can alternate the chard with the zucchini. It will be another few weeks before we have green beans and a few more … Continue reading.....
We had some friends join us for dinner last night. I made a tagine similar to this one: Lamb and Artichoke Bottom Tagine.
I wanted an easy, vegetable first course that could spend some time in the oven while I relaxed.
And since I’m … Continue reading.....
This is a lazy dish that looks a bit fancy….. Perfect holiday entertaining.
Well, it is as long as you have leftover spaghetti squash and some tomato sauce in the freezer or pantry.
We are two.
When I cut into a spaghetti or butternut squash … Continue reading.....
We eat a lot of vegetables.
This time of year we eat a lot of winter squashes – which aren’t quite as easy to turn into a salad or first course as, say, tomatoes….
But I try.
This was a great first course.
It would … Continue reading.....
My tomatoes were late starters this year…. Which means they’re finishing late as well.
I have a lot of green tomatoes.
They’re ripening, slowly, but according to the experts it’s getting late and they will likely not all get ripe.
Which gives me two choices: … Continue reading.....