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My Favorite Autumn Salad

Autumn has arrived in the mountains, and the aspens in my yard have turned from green to gold, and soon they'll shed their leaves entirely. It's this time of year, late September, … [Read more...]

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Classic Caesar Salad Recipe

The CSA we belong to begins each year in early April with an abundance of leafy greens that will last until July when more robust vegetables - eggplants, tomatoes, summer squash … [Read more...]


Qn apple picking party & picnic

Saturday morning, just before our supper party by the river, we packed a picnic basket, an old patchwork quilt and the kid in the car and set out on the long  dirt road that … [Read more...]

Tomato & Cucumber Salad

Tomato and cucumber salad, sparkling with the bright flavors of parsley, fresh lemon juice and a subdued and earthy olive oil, finds its way to our supper table several times a … [Read more...]