30 People, Day 5: Granny

Shout-Out to Granny, the great-grandparent I got to know the longest. I loved your hairdresser chair, your cuckoo clock, your fancy couch, and your stories of growing up during the Great Depression. But I think what I’m most grateful for from you is your gift of cooking. The love of cooking skipped a couple of…

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First Friday Favorites #5 – Pinterest Recipes

Today’s First Friday Favorites post is going to be a quick and easy one – I’m just sending you to Pinterest! We all have our Pinterest food boards, right? Personally, I have a board of recipes to actually try out soon, a board of really healthy food, a board of quick, on-the-go food I can make at…

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First Friday Favorites #4 – Spices

  We’ve just relocated from our house in town where we stay in the winter, out to the summer camp where we live and work for most of the year. Here at camp, we live in a small apartment, where the kitchen situation is – well – quite minimal! We have a microwave, mini-fridge, toaster…

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A Pure Harvest

Today I did a new thing. I went out to my back yard with a gallon-size plastic bucket, and I filled it with wild rose hips. Then I made rose hip juice… and eventually will make a little bit of jelly, too. It’s fascinating, and truly beautiful, in a way, to go out and harvest…

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A Delicious Recipe With Sausage and Apples and Potatoes

Sorry, y’all, but I’m not sure what else to call this yummy concoction. It doesn’t really have a name. But I promise it’s delicious. Here’s the story. I was recently put on a minimal-gluten-and-dairy diet for a while, so I was continually on the lookout for good recipes that fit this diet. My husband and…

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