Tag Archives: summer food

Chasing Flavor

Any minute now my postman is going to arrive with my new Stovetop Smoker. I’ve been getting ready for it’s arrival; I have been brining a half chicken since yesterday, I have some St. Louis Ribs that have been dry … Continue reading

Posted in big green egg, cameron's stovetop smoker, eating well, flavor, Food, smoking, stovetop smoker, summer | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Independence Day Pie

It seems like the two times of year Americans love to eat, make and talk about pie (well maybe that last is just me) are Thanksgiving, and the Fourth of July. In the Fall we want seasonal pies like apple, … Continue reading

Posted in eating well, Food, pie, summer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What Anyone Might Do After All This Rain

So yesterday was Tuesday, and another rainy day here in Philly. It has rained so much, my coleus have doubled in size, but my verbena is simply drowning, and I’m not sure it’s going to make it. It’s raining so … Continue reading

Posted in Food, summer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Perfect Marriage

Though I have yet to solve the code to finding the right partner, I have found many perfect marriages- of flavor. One of the things I enjoy most about cooking is putting complementary favors together so that each enhances the … Continue reading

Posted in chutney, eating well, Food | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

I Promise to Eat More Fruits and Vegetables!

When first read The China Study by T. Colin Campbell one of the things I took away was the idea that rather than try to remove things from your diet, you add more and more plant based food, which will … Continue reading

Posted in eating right, eating well, Food, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Another Cooking Lesson

Nothing is as yummy and summery as strawberry shortcake. We made cream scones, macerated our berries, whipped our cream, and can’t wait to dig in. When my daughter was eight I asked her if she wanted to start learning to … Continue reading

Posted in Food | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment