Busy Bee

I’ve been quite the busy bee today – got tons done already (tore up the bread for the stuffing and pineapple souffle, made the squash pie, the blueberry pie, and the crust for the tart, cooked the sweet potatoes, chopped veggies left and right), but still have tons to do tonight so I’m not running […]

Thanksgiving CSA Box

We just picked up the turkey, along with the Thanksgiving CSA box. This is what we got, along with a dozen eggs: It looks like the beginnings of a fine meal, indeed… In the pic: hearty greens (kale & mustard), salad greens, parsley, potatoes, sweet potatoes, garlic, onions, chemical free apples, 2 kinds of turnips,¬†2 […]

Thanksgiving Menu

So, the final menu for Thanksgiving is decided on, and now I’m off to shop and do whatever prep I can in advance. We’re having our Thanksgiving dinner on Wednesday instead of Thursday (to accommodate my sister’s day off – she has to work the holiday) – anyone who is local and would like to […]

Simple Sloppy Joes

Why spend the money to buy the canned preservative-heavy sloppy joe sauce when you can make them much cheaper and tastier yourself? And the recipe is so simple, even a child can make it. Besides, you can always use the leftovers for the base of some killer Shepherd’s Pie. Simple Sloppy Joes 2 lbs. lean […]

Events 11/18/06 to 11/24/06

Between the Ohio-Michigan game and Thanksgiving, there is pretty much NOTHING going on this week in Columbus. Here’s the couple I could come up with: For the church-going crowd, seen on Craig’s List: “There will be a FREE Thanksgiving Dinner for the community at Bible Baptist Church, 2758 Home Road in Grove City, this Sunday, […]

Friday Roundup 11/17/06

Wow, it looks like us locals are coming out of the woodwork! There’s yet *another* Columbus food blogger, Charise from more bread and cheese, please!. Check out her site, still very new but very promising! – Speaking of which, a few people have emailed expressing interest in some kind of potluck or supper club for […]