Our Summer Faves

It’s that time of year again…yes, the back-t0-school, end-of-the-summer, what-do-I-do-with-all-this-great-produce?  time of year! I love […]

Future salsa at the watauga Farmer's Market

Keeping some Christmas balance with fruit and veggies

Okay, I admit it…if I have lots of Christmas goodies in the house, I do […]

Veggies for juicing

Homemade Applesauce

This week I’m making applesauce…a LOT of applesauce. This batch, and probably most of the […]

spoonful of homemade applesauce

CSA Bounty + Pesto vegetable ragout

I realized tonight as I was happily chopping vegetables in my finally-NOT-blazing-hot kitchen, that I’ve […]

Summer Ratatouille

I have discovered that I LOVE eggplant in this ratatouille!  This is major news.  Have […]

Partial Pecks of Pickled Peppers

We recently bought 4 quarts of fresh jalapeno peppers. We love jalepenos and my amazing […]

Kosher Dill Pickles!

Pickles is a subject about which I am very passionate. I’m not talking about the […]

Treasures at the Farmer’s Market: organic veggies

I love strolling through the Farmer’s Market on a sunny day, chatting with the different […]

Treasures at the Farmer’s Market: Breads

I want to write a few posts on the treasures I’m finding at our local […]

Some pictures to make you drool:

I took a little trip to the St. Paul Farmer’s Market yesterday morning, (deliciously wrapped […]