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Winter has properly arrived here in Joburg with icy winds taking our normally warm winter days from a balmy 20 degrees Celsius to a cold 16. 359 more words


Peas and Carrots and Ramps (oh my!)

Late spring days can be unpredictable. One day it’s 90 degrees and sunny, the next it’s rainy and a chilly 60 degrees. During those brisk interludes, I retreat inside from my barbecue to roast a spring chicken. 299 more words


Classic Veggie Stew

I love stew and I always have.  Even when stew meant the water broth you’d pick hunks of terribly tough food out of and try to use what was left as a sauce or make a gravy with it. 394 more words


Carrot and Pineapple smoothie

Yes, it can be done: carrots can be used in your smoothies! And you know what? They are delicious! You just need to use your imagination – pair them with a bit of vanilla, acave or maple syrup, cinnamon, ginger and voila! 117 more words


Warm Asian Couscous Salad

Couscous is one of my favorite grains. Not only is it healthy, delicious and filling but it is also one of the easiest and fastest things to cook. 502 more words


Spicy Summer Slaw

Thanks to the unpredictable contents of my Riverford box, I’m always looking for new ways to combine vegetable in a healthy and delicious way. This was yesterday’s experiment which really tickled my tastebuds in a way that made it an instant share. 229 more words


never say die

For a dozen years I had as a neighbor an Army veteran, borough fire chief (in the 1950s), a gardener who outlived two wives, and one of the last true outdoorsmen from the Greatest Generation. 379 more words