Strawberry Buttermilk Shortcakes

Imagine my surprise when I saw strawberries from Crum’s at the Worthington Farmer’s Market on Saturday. Strawberries? From Ohio? In August? I know that there’s a fall batch that usually comes out closer to September, but this is way early. I had almost resigned myself to no more strawberries until next May/June, but for the […]

One Local Summer 2007 – Week 6

For Week 6 of One Local Summer, yep – you guessed it. Another sweet corn recipe. But at least this time it was to complement the centerpiece of the meal, a completely local (well, except for the mayo) BLT Sandwich. I used Vienna bread baked at the Anderson’s in Dublin, along with OMC Bacon, a […]

Farm Fresh and Local Produce – 8/4/07

We have family in from out of town this weekend, so we got a little bit of a late start this morning. Even by 9am, it was already unbearably hot and humid. I really, really hate the dog days of summer, hate this heat wave, and wish we could catch a break with the weather. […]

June 2007 Roundup

I’m really, really late getting June’s roundup out, because Bloglines had a major burp in July that ended up resetting pretty much everything, and with 1,800+ feeds, it meant I had to make my way through about 20,000 posts just trying to find the ones for June and July, and then I wasn’t able to […]

Crab Linguine and Garlic Bread

It’s been a while since I’ve made a new pasta dish. This week for Presto Pasta Night, I decided to try to wing it and make a dish that I had in New Jersey, but that I have never made at home before – crab linguine. Even after making it, I still don’t have a […]

Seven Random Things Meme

I’ve been tagged by both Dhana and Christa to do the “seven random facts about me” meme that’s been going around. OK, I’m game – why the hell not? Here goes. 1. I am a high school drop out. Because I was a ward of the state from ages 15-18, I moved around a lot […]