May 2012

Summer Garden 2012

May 29, 2012
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I seriously debated whether or not I wanted to spend the time, effort and money to do a garden this year. In the past we’ve built raised beds, I tracked every expense to see if it’s worth it, and last year only planted half a garden. This year, even though I was a bit late […]

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Cooking In The Vortex~Poached Eggs With Kale And Bacon

May 21, 2012
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Cooking in the vortex. That phrase could have multiple meanings, both literally and figuratively. Figuratively, it could stand for so much; cooking while the world spins around you, cooking at the center of the storm, cooking amid chaos. We all have our own types of chaos in our lives. One person’s version of chaos, could be […]

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Wild Salmon with Quinoa, Dandelion Greens and Parsley Pistachio Vinaigrette

May 7, 2012
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My mother doesn’t know it yet, but she already had her Mother’s Day Dinner at my house, a couple of weeks ago. Once again, she’s off galavanting around the world and will be gone on Mother’s Day, this time to Istanbul and Italy. Had she been in town, I would have made this for her […]

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