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rutabaga :: in season

Commonly called a swede, turnip, root turnip, or yellow turnip, the rutabaga (Brassica napobrassica) is not a turnip at all but a cross between a turnip and a cabbage. 341 more words


Ginger--Juice It!

Ginger… everyone’s favorite underground rhizome. It’s chock full of vitamins/nutritive benefits and has this lovely tendency to make things (sweet dishes, savory dishes, boozy beverages, not-so-boozy beverages, scented candles—you name it) more deliciously robust, fragrant, spicy, and all-around awesome. 221 more words

Food And Drink

winter squash guide

Butternut squash, acorn squash, spaghetti squash, and pumpkins rarely have a pristine appearance. But as they cook, they become sweet and rich on the palate, while holding a gorgeous autumn hue. 1,458 more words


Autumn Spiced Apple Chips: Two Ways

Fall is in the air—and in our coffee mugs, on our stovetops, and within our ovens, as well. The changing of the season means gorgeous burnt red leaves and crisp, breezy weather. 495 more words

Food And Drink

In Season: Butternut Squash

I eat butternut squash year round, but it’s noticeably better in the fall and early winter. It certainly wasn’t hard to find recipes to include in this post, in fact it was the opposite – I found too many and had to choose my favorites. 96 more words


Crumbly plum and hazelnut tart

A few weeks back I went to a pick your own farm and harvested my body weight in plums, well, almost. That day I picked a whole host of fruits, cultivated and wild. 513 more words


Meal Planning

In an effort to try and eat healthier, lose weight, and generally be less stressed, I’ve decided that DH and I need to sit down and come up with a monthly meal plan. 332 more words

Apartment Life