Grilled Asparagus

grilled-asparagus

One of my favorite times of year is here. It’s asparagus season! Oddly enough while growing up I thought these tall thin green stalks were not appealing in the least. As I’ve aged though I’ve come to appreciate healthy foods…

Square Foot Gardening 2.0

cinder block garden

Another year of gardening has arrived and this time around I’ve decided to change things up with my raised cinder block garden. It will be getting a new location and a new shape. Last year my foray into square foot…

Kitchen Rehab

shaker cabinets

Nothing much has been happening around here lately so I haven’t been updating this blog as often as I’d like to be. I know, shame on me! I should probably be punished. However, a couple weeks ago something awesome happened.…

Homemade Butter

butter

What do you get when you combine whipping cream, a mixer, and 10 minutes? Homemade butter!! I don’t recall where this stemmed from but several weeks ago I got it into my head that I wanted to make butter (I…

Grilled Peppers Recipe

grilled peppers

Aside from eating sweet peppers raw, my next favorite way to eat them is cooked on the grill. The heat really brings out some great flavors in peppers when cooked. Summer is the time for grilling, and with the high…