this week’s bouquet

this week’s bouquet

This week's bouquet starts with some golden rod that I nabbed from my elderly neighbor's yard.  Usually it is only found along the road side or in a country field.  No one purposely allows this weed to grow in their yard.  This year, while she was away, her son's chopped down every weed and flower [...]

pea salad

pea salad

This is probably more of a summer dish than something you make in the dead of winter, when your body is craving "comfort food".  But, I came across a bag and a half of peas in the freezer, and in my attempt to be more responsible with my food spending, I thought I'd make up [...]

pizza day

pizza day

 It's an oppressive dreary day outside and perfect for turning on the oven and filling the house with good smells.  Now that I'm baking again, I wanted to try making pizza dough.   I have a recipe I've made before and remember it as being very good, so I threw together the dough and set it [...]