Spotlight on Summer Produce: Strawberries

With late spring/early summer comes my region’s first strawberry harvest, and I’m so excited to have received my first flat (6 quarts) of organic, local strawberries. So I think it’s high time to discuss these little delicious jewels of happiness and some of the many recipes that can be made from them. The garden strawberry is…

Blast From The Past: Jam Recipes!

This morning, while perusing my vast collection of recipes on my computer, I stumbled across a document I had thought lost forever; a series of jam recipes a pastry friend and I developed when we were running a funky little foodie blog called Chronic Masterbakers. The blog now being defunct (*sadness*), I wasn’t able to…

Recipe and Tutorial: Summer in a Bowl

Sometimes, when the winter wind is whistling, the sky is grey, the cold is seeping in under the jamb, and you just can’t seem to break out of the winter blahs…you need to bring a warm little breath of summer into your life, if only to remember that it won’t be this cold and dreary…