Tag Archives: recipes

Embracing Domesticity

If you know me, you know I’m not the most domestic person around. Sure, I can cook and knit and sew, but let’s be honest. I’m lazy. I only knit easy things, and I am the tensest sew-er around. I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Comments Off on Embracing Domesticity

Best Dinner Ever

The other day I made some spaghetti with my fabulous garden tomato sauce I made from scratch. I asked ET if he wanted some, and he said he only wanted the noodles, no sauce.  (sad face) Then he proceeded to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Comments Off on Best Dinner Ever

Coconut Macaroons

Yum!  I made these yesterday.  Recipe is here.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 3 Comments

1st Harvest

I planted a few bok choy (chinese cabbage) seeds but only one plant grew.  And it grew really WELL.  Here is my unwilling model displaying my first pick from the garden: I’m not really a cabbage person (sorry, Lou!) but … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Comments Off on 1st Harvest

Canning

Last fall I learned how to do both water bath and pressure canning.  We got a whole bunch of people together to learn and made a party out of it.  At the time, all I had was a stockpot for … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Comments Off on Canning

Mac N Cheese

Courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis I have no idea how many calories are in it and I don’t want to know!  YES it is good! Ingredients Butter, for greasing dish 12 ounces wide egg noodles 2 cups heavy cream 2 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 2 Comments

Scones

Aunt Katie got me a membership to America’s Test Kitchen for my birthday.  This weekend I made 2 of their recipes.  The first was a butternut squash risotto (good) and the second was blueberry scones (super yummy).  If anyone wants … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 1 Comment