Tag Archives: food

Menu: Week of July 18th

This summer I’ve been traveling every weekends so it’s been hard to cook every night and keep up with my CSA deliveries (not to mention this blog).   And when I do have time to cook I am tired so I’ve … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Brunch and Bacon Asparagus Quiche

Last weekend I drove up to OR with my aunt for Mother’s Day.  My mom invited a couple of friend over and we cooked a lovely brunch. The menu was as follows: Asparagus, brocoli, and bacon quiche A coconut saffron … Continue reading

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My weekend experiment…

It’s been a while.  I’ve been cooking every night, but I just haven’t had the time or energy to take pictures of my dinner and blog about it.  Well that is going to change.  Right now.  I could say that … Continue reading

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Community Supported Agriculture

My first CSA basket. I can’t express how excited I am.   Look at all the wonderful fresh produce from Eatwell Farm.  A large bunch of chard, grapes, 4 plums, 3 nectarines, a boquet of geraniums, chives, 3 yams, a … Continue reading

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Key Lime Bars

Tomorrow is our labs annual cookoff.  Everyone in my lab cooks something and we serve it to the department and they judge us on presentation and taste.  I got stuck bringing a dessert dish.  The food has to be homemade … Continue reading

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The Omnivores 100

I found this on one of the blogs I follow.  But it can also be found here.  Filling out surveys is always fun! *************** Here’s a chance for a little interactivity for all the bloggers out there. Below is a … Continue reading

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Cooking in the great outdoors

Last weekend J and I went camping in Hendy Woods.  We had a great time hiking, visiting the nearby California coastline, and chilling around camp.  Last time I was there the river was lined with cute frogs, but this year … Continue reading

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Fish tacos

If I had to pick an ethnic food to cook, I would make something Mexican hands down. When I was little my father took me to Baja California at least once a year. We’d rent a volkswagon bug and travel … Continue reading

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Impossible Acres

All year round our supermarkets are teeming with any kind fruit or vegetable you could desire. Now that it is summer, fresh fruit is actually in season and you don’t have to buy it from Chile or wherever. While it … Continue reading

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