CSA Week 12

CSA Week 12

The temperature is getting cooler and apples and pears showed up in my fruit share this week.  Fall is on it’s way.  At least that’s what my CSA is trying to tell me this week and I’m okay with...
Peach Crostata

Peach Crostata

This recipe came together because I found myself with too many leftover items in my house. I had extra pastry dough from my quiche, a bag of peaches from my CSA that was going to be restocked in a few days and cinnamon sugar leftover in my pantry from an earlier...
Goat Cheese and Tomato Quiche

Goat Cheese and Tomato Quiche

The one positive outcome from my self imposed house arrest due to Hurricane Irene this weekend was that I got a lot of cooking done. Granted, I had no choice because I had a refrigerator stock full of food – no, not because I ran out and bought a bunch for fear...
CSA Week 11

CSA Week 11

This week is extra special on the CSA recap front, not only do you get to see what my full share looks like but I’ve finally taken photos of our setup for pick up. Our share partners are on vacation this week, so we get to enjoy the full share this week, of...
Chicken Soup is Good For Your Soul

Chicken Soup is Good For Your Soul

I know — I know what you are thinking right now.  A chicken soup post in August? I certainly wasn’t ready, I usually have a supply of frozen chicken bones and parts in my freezer for making stock and I was all out.   However, DH and I both woke up...
Peach Salsa

Peach Salsa

This recipe became a standby for us last summer when we had too many over ripe peaches and didn’t know what to do with them. I’m very picky when it comes to my stone fruit, and well odd I suppose.  I will only eat peaches and nectarines if they are rock hard –...