Here in Colorado we’re finally swimming in peak summer produce, but it was a long time coming. Our early season was challenging at best and impossible at worst for local vegetable farmers to get a harvest to market. A cold wet spring stalled their plantings and then either stopped or slowed growth in the fields. In … Continue reading calabacitas

jump to summer!

Oh dear, we just celebrated Independence Day aka 4th of July and I last posted late May! Okay, what’s my excuse? Some extended travel, community involvement, playing Grandma, an art class, lots of gardening and cooking, knitting projects, a few sick days. Gosh, how did I ever find time to work before retirement! 😉 The … Continue reading jump to summer!

just released cookbook review – Genius Recipes

Chocolate muscovado banana cake, olive oil and maple granola, poached scrambled eggs, currant cottage cheese pancakes, roasted carrots and avocado salad with crunchy seeds, chickpea stew with saffron, yogurt and garlic, chicken thighs with lemon, pasta with yogurt and caramelized onions, broccoli cooked forever, grilled chard stems with anchovy vinaigrette, new classic coconut macaroons, Marie-Hélène’s … Continue reading just released cookbook review – Genius Recipes