Fresh garden potatoes

Sometimes gardening feels like magic. When you harvest a beautiful crop, all the work falls to the wayside, making it seem like the veggies appeared effortlessly. But, with this week's potatoes, that's actually what happened. It all started last spring when I divided up some old potatoes from my kitchen into pieces with eyes on … Continue reading Fresh garden potatoes


Toasted herb croutons + homemade tomato soup

I once stated in this very blog that my challah recipe is foolproof. That is, unless you leave it in the oven to rise under the pilot light and later turn on the oven to bake your pizza. Oops. I, of course, tried to peel off the crusty top part of my 5lbs. of challah … Continue reading Toasted herb croutons + homemade tomato soup