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No, bitter greens are not a political affiliation...

Ironically my garden excels at growing bitter greens. So, what do you do when life gives you bitter greens?  Send them back!?!  HELL no. Make a soup? 60 more words


Ingredients: Bitter Greens: Radicchio

Well, Radicchio is not exactly green, rather it is a colourful member of the chicory family. It is an offspring of the weeds that used to grow around the Mediterranean. 307 more words


Duck breast salad

For my Christmas Eve supper I fixed pan-seared duck breast–there were two in the package and that meant leftovers. I could have had a second meal had I not been a bit greedy and eaten part of the second one. 239 more words


Bitter Greens // by Kate Forsyth

So this is my first official 2017 read – my other reviews this week have been of books I actually read the last week of December.   1,127 more words

Book Review

Five Fave: Historical Fiction

Historical fiction isn’t a genre I read a lot of. But whenever I do, I love seeing how the author intertwines real facts with fiction. When done skillfully, the fiction parts of the story start to feel like facts that nobody was there to see. 864 more words


Bitter Greens

For those of you who have a Good Reads account you may have noticed that you can get book recommendations based on other books you’ve read (and liked). 231 more words


Escarola Strascinata (Sauteed Escarole)


Dr. Oliver and his wife are Tant Hill CSA shareholders and inspired us to grow escarole. Mrs. Oliver is Italian and provided us with this recipe. 216 more words