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Image: Moving to Vermont (Again)

My article, Moving to Vermont, has been republished in print in Image Magazine, along with gorgeous new art.  The original version appeared online, without the beautiful photos, in… 57 more words

Farm Stands

How To Shop the Farmer's Market Like a Chef: Sam Talbot's Top 5 Tips

As a chef living with diabetes, we knew that the handsome Sam Talbot–a two-time Top Chef competitor, and cookbook author–would have a few tricks up his sleeve when it came to finding the freshest, healthiest ingredients at the farmer’s market.  530 more words


Mermaid Farm & Dairy, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, MA

I got a lot of different foods from a lot of farms, mostly in Chilmark, last summer, with overdue kudos. The first recipient is Mermaid Farm & Dairy. 179 more words

Alive and kicking! (Alabama)

We’re still alive and kicking and we turned the corner back to where else – the Gulf coast!

Now this wasn’t planned….we have this nasty water leak as you may know and we’re almost at point where the dealer is going to uncover the whole mystery!!! 1,238 more words


It's apple-picking season

This weekend’s baking adventure is the “Salted Caramel Apple Pie” from The Four & Twenty Blackbirds Pie Book. Rather than just going to my local Whole Foods and using whatever apples they had, I figured it was an opportune time to visit some local orchards and see what they had in their farm stores. 683 more words


Off the Beaten Highway in Branson! (Missouri)

Being in the Branson area, it’s not all live shows, shopping, and traffic!  Thank goodness!!!!

Table Rock Dam is one long piece of concrete….we learned it’s enough to span a sidewalk from Maine to California!   1,218 more words


Summer Starter: Bruschetta

 As some might well expect, country life in Summer offers the luxury of fresh seasonal foods available nearly any given day of the week. With local farm stands and artisan gourmets in profusion, the choices offer near endless possibilities to cater to the even most discriminating gourmand. 866 more words