garden lettuce

For the Love of Lettuces (Creamy French Dressing)

It is so easy to grow great greens on your porch or in your garden. Show them off with this delicious, creamy dressing. It’s mustardy alternative to a Caesar that works well with crispy greens like butterhead or romaine.


All Parenting~ Vegetarian Thanksgiving

Vegetarian Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup Turkey may get the spotlight on most Thanksgiving tables, but you can still serve up some vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes to give that produce a run for its money. From autumn salads to tasty vegan-optional dessert, discover eight vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes debuted by bloggers around the web. Vegan Autumn Kale Salad (Serves […]

quince jam

Quince & Pineapple Guava Jam

This isn’t quite a jam, more of a (delicious) replacement for cranberry sauce. Regardless of exact terminology it’s worth making a batch, now.

veggie soup

Crisper Soup

Waste drives me crazy, especially of the beautiful veggie variety. But I can only feed those chickens so much- what to do with all that leftover produce?

november flowers

November: Pick Now!

November is such a celebratory food month; I’m excited to share the latest Pick Now! calendar listing all the wonderful produce and flowers that are in season right now.


Tomato Jam

We’ve reached that point in the summer where my garden is turning into an overly generous lover; my harvest baskets are bursting with mounds of ripe produce and fruit before I’ve had the chance to savor the last round given.

tomato cobbler

Individual Tomato Cobblers

I had to share this recipe for tomato cobbler today. Tomato season is in full swing and this recipe is a must try.

baba ganoush

Baba Ganoush

Borrowing an expression from my dad, I’m up to my numb-nuts in eggplant.