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market report 06.11.11

I left for the market this morning with the intention of buying asparagus, rhubarb, and fish. You can see how well that plan worked out. A thunderstorm blew through around dawn and I guess a lot of farmers decided to stay home, including those with rhubarb and asparagus. It was pretty quiet at the market, […]

market report 06.04.11

Asparagus, finally! That wild mint is especially beautiful, isn’t it?

creamy scrambled eggs with chives

In the garden there are chives. I noticed them a few weeks ago on my way to the basement, tiny tendrils of green struggling to break through a tangled mass of weeds. I don’t deserve these chives. Last summer I planted nothing. I watched as weeds licked tentatively at the edges of the perennial bed […]

maple pecan bundt cake

It started with the pan. Last year, around this time, I added a lovely swirled bundt pan to our wedding registry and Chris said what he always says when I attempt to acquire something new: “Don’t we already have a bundt pan/sofa/shower curtain/cat?” In this case, we did already have ¬†a perfectly serviceable bundt pan, […]

Seasonal Recipes

Spring asparagus pesto tortellini asparagus, radish & mint salad with feta asparagus & white bean bread salad creamy scrambled eggs with chives deep-fried poached egg with creamed spinach lemon lavender cookies maple pecan bundt cake morel & asparagus pizza ramp & asparagus risotto rhubarb¬†collins rhubarb, rosemary & gin cocktail rhubarb stir cake whitefish tacos with […]