Tag: seasonal

Shine On, Strawberry: Melissa@Market

| June 7, 2011 | 19 Comments
Shine On, Strawberry: Melissa@Market




When I was around 5 or 6 years old, Strawberry Shortcake™ ruled my world. (Along with Star Wars, but that’s a different story.) The Berry Bake Shop™ dominated my collection and stood surrounded by Strawberry’s friends: Blueberry Muffin™, Apple Dumpling™, Raspberry Tart™, the Purple Pieman™, Orange Blossom™ (not really a baked good, but whatever!), Lemon […]

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Eating My Way Through California: Moroccan Meatballs

| November 3, 2010 | 22 Comments
Eating My Way Through California: Moroccan Meatballs




I miss my kitchen. I have been on the road for the last couple months, so my refrigerator has remained fairly empty, and I’ve been reliant on eating out. Eating on the road is not easy…not easy to find non-fast, corn syruped food…and not easy on the waistline. At least, I was fortunate to be […]

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Photo of the Day: Tip of the Day

| May 16, 2010 | 8 Comments
Photo of the Day: Tip of the Day




In-season asparagus tips.

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Cider House Rules: Butternut Soup, Roast Chicken, Root Vegetables

| November 17, 2009 | 2 Comments
Cider House Rules: Butternut Soup, Roast Chicken, Root Vegetables




In my house, there aren’t many rules. One condition is that you must be my guinea pig. After a week of cold downpours when the sun took a vacation, my dear friends came over for a comfort supper. They are far too kind in their accolades (which by the way, I never discourage them from […]

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