Category Archives: Ingredients

Pantry Clear-Out

There has been progress in our list of things to do before we move – we found an apartment! We are so excited, the new place has everything we were looking for including an amazing kitchen. I can’t wait to … Continue reading

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Happy Kale Day!

Before this morning I had no idea there was any such thing as International Kale Day! In fact, it may not have existed until this morning… Fortunately my dinner tonight featured this nutritious veggie in all its glory! Baby eggplant … Continue reading

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Big News!

Was my clue about boiled dinner too vague? What if I was to offer more food clues: clam chowder (the creamy kind), baked beans and Boston cream pie!? That’s right folks, we’re moving to Boston! We’ve been planning this kind … Continue reading

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CSA Week 14

More veggies!? I’m sure that’s what our “slim” Manhattan apartment fridge is saying with another delivery just a few days after the last. We’ll be in veggie devouring mode making sure none of this glorious bounty goes to waste. In … Continue reading

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CSA Week 13

Forgive the GIF, but these days I’m feeling a bit like this: (I <3 kermit!) Big things are happening in our lives right now, so I hope you’ll forgive my late CSA post this week. Thankfully we’ve been eating well. The … Continue reading

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CSA Week 12

Last week got away from me! We have some big things brewing in our personal lives so I’ve been a little preoccupied lately. Grammy’s Nanaimo bar recipe may have to wait another few days… Thankfully I did have a chance … Continue reading

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CSA Week 11

So much for my sugar fast. Last week I received a package from my grandmother full of recipes. Apparently my love of baking is genetic (and what a delicious gene it is!). Now that I’ve had a chance to try it, … Continue reading

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CSA Week 10

We are in full tomato season and I’m loving it! There is nothing quite like a fresh, local tomato in August. The juicy sweetness with an understated acidity, juicy and glowing and endlessly versatile. Growing up my Dad always had … Continue reading

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CSA Week 9

Friday night I turned on my laptop and let out a shriek. My computer was *broken* and error messages were piling up higher than the dealer’s deck in a failed game of solitaire. Immediately I clicked through to repair the issues… … Continue reading

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CSA Week 8

It’s been that kind of week when you just want to forget the world and curl up with a kitty to watch bad television. You pull out one of your crock pot freezer meals because you have no idea what else is … Continue reading

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