Tag Archives: organic

Garlic, basil, evoo & garlic on Naan

I don’t know what food blog I read yesterday — because I read (lusted over) a lot — but there was one that made me have olive oil and garlic on the mind until late in the afternoon. On the … Continue reading

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You’re on a Santa cruise?

Haha. I can’t help but laugh out loud as I sit here all by myself. While in Santa Cruz on Saturday, Maggie’s Missourian friend called and, when she told him where she was, he mistook it for a Santa-themed cruise. … Continue reading

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What’s new in the garden

I’ve been eating homemade tomato sandwiches for a week. Every time I think I’ve had enough, I bite into the thick meaty slices and realize the love is still there. I’ve not only been eating the tomatoes on wheat bread … Continue reading

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First garden crops of the year

This evening, we played in the garden a little bit, and discovered the first crops of the year. It’s always so exciting when veggies and fruits start budding and sprouting and blooming. The beanstalk wrapping itself around the garden gate … Continue reading

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Let Them Eat Cake

I showed you Easter dinner, and promised to show dessert. Well, here it is — the fruit basket cake. The cake is almost all organic. I think the only thing probably not organic is the whipped cream (which she beat … Continue reading

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New camera and local produce — oh my!

Hooray for locally-grown fresh fruits and veggies and fruit stands in the wine country. And also hooray for new cameras! I got my first digital Canon SLR and I’ve already had so much fun with it in the past three … Continue reading

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The burlap sack runeth over

I love everything about summer. A whiff of sunblock. Pastel sunsets. Flip-flops. Mountain drives with the windows rolled down. Homemade ice cream. Dogs diving into sea foam. And lush, overflowing gardens. It’s not just the vegetables I love. I love … Continue reading

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