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A midsummer strawberry and kale salad

Friday, July 18th, 2014

We’ve been very busy in the macnamania household with family visiting, project working, and just general adjustment to life with a first year resident. At the end of the past few days I think all three of us have been exhausted. But we’re getting by pretty well, and doing our best to enjoy the summer. […]

Seven Things: Eat your kale

Friday, November 9th, 2012

About a bazillion years ago I was talking to my mom and mentioned how kale was a relatively new food for me – I had never even heard of it before 2009, and then I think it took about a year before I actually tried it. Now it is a staple in our house. Anyway, […]

some quick thoughts on summer harvest

Saturday, July 14th, 2012

1. Yesterday I realized it was the middle of July and I had yet to eat a peach or a nectarine. I have been so focused on eating all the cherries that I was missing two integral July fruits. This has already been rectified by a trip to Eastern Market this morning. 2. At Eastern […]

Seven Things: New foods I tried this year

Saturday, January 8th, 2011

Some of these are actual fruits and veggies that I had never had before, and others are dishes that I ate for the first time this year. 7. Farro:  I’ll start with the most recent.  I randomly read about this grain months ago, probably on some blog, because that’s usually where I read about food. […]