Yesterday was my first day of the year full of the manic joy that is canning season. My garden unexpectedly delivered a colander full of pickling cucumbers. Some of the cucumbers had been doing a good job of hiding and were pretty huge. My job was clear. Pickle them while they’re fresh! The large ones were sliced [Read On]
Yesterday was B.U.S.Y! Aside from the normal frenetic pace of life that goes hand in glove with having five sons ages 10 and under we had other pressing matters. I am milking goats for friends up the road while they visit family, planning for a wedding rehearsal dinner I’m catering in August, helping put up [Read On]
For an easy to print version of this recipe, see the new, updated post here. I’ll keep this to the point. Make these burger buns. They’ve been our family favorites for a couple years now and I know it’s burger season so I’m back to evangelizing about these rolls. Ask my sisters, Mom, brothers, Aunts, [Read On]
Update: The easy-print version of this recipe can be found here! “I feel thrifty, oh so thrifty. I feel thrifty and nifty and bright. And I pity any Mom who isn’t me tonight.” Alright, so Stephen Sondheim I’m not, but this is what I was singing to myself this morning while simultaneously whipping up pancakes [Read On]
It is official. I am addicted to food blogger events. When I saw that Holler from Tinned Tomatoes was hosting her No Croutons Required event for July and that the category was vegetarian soups and/or salads showcasing herbs I was thrilled. I lovey love love fresh herbs. Since I have parsley and chives growing in abundance [Read On]
Did you catch the Yogi Berra reference? Okay, I must admit that my attempt at establishing an event less than 48 hours ahead of time was too big a challenge for even the internet. Several blogging buddies have mentioned that they wanted to participate, but just didn’t have enough time. I have learned a valuable lesson. [Read On]
It was pointed out to us that we should have a badge for our Second Tuesdays Déjà Food event. (I’m looking at you White on Rice Couple!) So, here it is. Eherm, I think it is anyway. Not so sure what a badge is, but this looks badgy to me.