Seven Things: I can because I can

Monday, November 7th, 2011

I started canning things a couple years ago.  Our neighbor house had a couple pear trees, and was sitting vacant, so one afternoon at the height of pear season my brothers and I took the ladder and pillaged the trees.  We brought home a couple grocery bags full of pears, and one of the things […]


Monday, August 15th, 2011

I hate throwing away food.  Hate it.  I also hate throwing away food scraps. So pretty much the first thing Fiance and I did when we moved in together was set up a compost bin, and with all the veggies we’ve been preparing this summer due to our farm share, we’ve already filled up one […]

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. […]