The North Market Apron Gala

Last chance to get your tickets for the 10th Annual North Market Apron Gala this Saturday. There were still tickets left as of noon yesterday (Wednesday). $75 each or $60 each if you are a Friend of the North Market I plan to be there taking pictures, eating, and talking to the vendors and will […]

Food Porn: Arroz Con Pollo

In my recent attempt to overhaul my diet to eat healthier, I’ve had to deep six a lot of the foods I love dearly, or find healthier versions of them. Arroz con Pollo is one such dish – my original favorite recipe had 1/2 cup of oil in it. So I scoured the Cooking Light […]

Food Porn: Blueberry Cobbler

Sometimes the tastiest dishes in the world just aren’t all that photogenic. This dish is one of them. I like my cobbler more cake-like, rather than shortcake-like. Moist vs. dry. This recipe didn’t bake up pretty, but it came out tastier than many cobblers I’ve had. It’s sweet without being too sweet. The recipe can […]


Hubby and I have decided to take the CSA (community supported agriculture) plunge, and have signed up with Just This Farm as our CSA for this year. It’s $525 for the year (which starts next week and ends in November), plus an extra $48 for a dozen eggs every two weeks. We opted to pick […]

My New Toy

I’m so excited! I have a new toy to play with, thanks to Kay at North Market Cook Ware. While browsing around the North Market today, I saw that she had some tagines for sale, so I stopped in to look around. The one tagine was missing its recipe book, and I got a nice […]

Valentine’s Day

I’m reposting this here from my other journal – because if this isn’t food porn, nothing is! This past Valentine’s Day, my husband surprised me with these: These divine chocolates are from Pure Imagination in the North Market. I go to the North Market fairly often, about once a week or so – and even […]