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Non-Traditional (and Italian) Fried-ish Chicken with Tomato Confit Toasts

This is a great recipe to shake up your normal, everyday, boring chicken. Split chicken breasts encased in a light breading/batter atop a simple spinach salad. 657 more words


A Winter "Risotto"

It seems odd posting about winter dishes when it’s almost 90 degrees outside and looks like this:

Ah, Southern California!

Whatever the temperature, it is… 1,055 more words


What is Dry Farming?

Not all tomatoes are the same…..

The Dry-Farmed Technique

In California, where torrential rains saturate the soil in the winter and the summers are bone-dry, the climate naturally allows for dry farming, a method where all irrigation is cut off after the plants have become established. 226 more words


lists and links … taking advantage of the last bits of summer

We’ve rounded the corner on summer when everything hits at once – the last holiday of the season, first days of school, work schedules pick up, garden produce is almost too much to handle and unfortunately, fall is in the air. 1,456 more words