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Winter Recipes

I love cooking in the winter.   Darkness comes early, leaving plenty of time for food prep before I get hungry for dinner.  Warmth and good smells contrast with the brisk cold outdoor air.  And the final result is a … Continue reading

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Fresh-from-the-Garden Spring Rolls

Sometimes you just don’t have the time to dive into a multi-step recipe.  Summer days are often quite full of activity.  But summer is also the time when beautiful fresh ingredients abound.   Spring rolls to the rescue!  All you need … Continue reading

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Summery Garden Recipes

I’ll admit it: I’m not a recipe follower.  My approach in the kitchen is to start with whatever item we have in abundance, add spices or flavorings that we didn’t just eat in the past few meals, taste, adjust, and … Continue reading

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Back to Basics: Simple Winter Veggie Dishes

Thanksgiving is certainly an exciting and delicious celebration for those of us who love to prepare and eat food. Having enjoyed my fair share of tender meat, freshly baked breads, sweet fruit sauces, and dessert, dessert, and more dessert, I’m … Continue reading

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House Photo Update + Harvest Bounty Recipes

Introducing another split-personality blog post!  With Thanksgiving just a few days away, I  predictably have autumn recipes on my mind.  Luckily, many of my favorite fall harvest veggies already have posts devoted to them.  If you’re looking for some ideas, check out my favorite … Continue reading

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‘Tis The Season…

…when extra large industrial bowls are no longer big enough …when I find forgotten husk cherries in my pocket …when bubbling pickle jars start building up on the counter …when I’m glad we (Dad) did some trellising earlier this summer … Continue reading

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Summer Photo Update: Veggie Edition

The season is changing.  School has started, we’ve had several frost warnings, and geese are headed south.  In my transition from summer vacation to a new job this fall, I take a moment to remember many special memories from the … Continue reading

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