Wild Berry & Spinach Salad

Like a comedian playing dive bars to test his act, I accept interesting speaking opportunities to practice my timing and presence in front of an audience. I later condense and refine my material based on

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Warm Potato Salad

There’s no doubt potatoes are near the top of my Thanksgiving shopping list. Turkey is first, of course. Then somewhere between canned pumpkin and fried onions sits potatoes. Unlike the usual mayonnaise and mustard variety

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Cider Pickled Beets

Unpacking my weekly farm share box is like opening a present from a distant aunt. There’s about a 50/50 chance the contents is not quite what I wanted. You know what I mean. A sweater

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Pumpkin Muffins

November is the only time of the year when my pumpkin consumption hits an all-time high. Pumpkin pies. Pumpkin lattes. Roasted pumpkin. You name it. I even bought a pumpkin scented candle recently for the

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Green Bean Almondine

“I’m making green beans and bacon to go with the steaks for this event,” Joan said as she twisted the can opener around an industrial-sized can of green beans. A crowd of twenty gathered awaiting

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