This could quite possibly be my favorite way to preserve strawberries, in homemade ice cream! This custard based ice cream is oh so sweet with the dreamy taste of summer. The beautiful vibrant pink color? All natural baby!
This strawberry conserve recipe is a soft set jam with whole berries and a great way to preserve summer’s strawberries. You won’t believe how easy it is! After picking a ton of strawberries a week and a half ago, I put the word out on […]
It’s berry time! I’ve picked almost 20 pounds of strawberries and raspberries the past couple weeks and have been feverishly perfecting recipes that feature summer’s berry bounty. Several the recipes are for preserved berries so we (and you) can enjoy them year round. But this […]
My gardening is going grandly. In fact, I grew everything in this salad except the dressing. One of the greatest things about growing your own vegetables is that you can eat nearly every part of the plant. This radish salad is not only sweet peas […]
I don’t remember where I first heard the idea of pickling asparagus, but as soon as I did I had to try it for myself. I love almost anything pickled and I love asparagus, so it just seemed right. This is a sweet spicy pickle […]
Umami. Say it with me…Oo-mom-ee. That’s right, the oh so desirable savory taste that needed it’s own Umami International Symposium in Hawaii to ensure it’s recognition as one of the basic tastes. Once the subject of controversy, it’s now widely accepted and is available in […]
Summer is here! We’ve been going back and forth between sunny days and crazy stormy ones. But on the sunny ones, I’ve been dying to make my own mojitos with the plethora of mint in my backyard. Eric and I don’t drink alcohol very often, […]
Today is the all new International holiday, Pie Party! Okay it’s not actually an International holiday, it’s an idea dreamed up by some friends of mine on Twitter. We all love pie, and want to help people get over their fear of making pie. So […]