Category Archives: Cooking

The Last Piece

With family & friends either out of town or moved away, Brian & I found ourselves spending Thanksgiving and the long weekend by ourselves this year, which we were looking forward to. As lovely as it is to gather with … Continue reading

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Fall-ing

Hello! How are you? If you have been following me on social media then you probably noticed I haven’t been there in a little while. I found myself feeling a bit overwhelmed and decided I needed a little quiet and … Continue reading

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Gettin’ Figgy With It

Our fig tree is 10 years old now. It took 4 years before it started bearing fruit. Since then we have had a decent harvest every year…except this year. We actually have lots of figs on the tree…unripe ones that … Continue reading

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Garden Glimpses and Ice Cream Too!

We are coming to the end of the season here in Seattle. The hops growing up the trellis is still pretty green, but I’m seeing bits of brown on the tips of the leaves. Won’t be long now before it … Continue reading

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Back to the Core through Traditions – Tomatoes

Hello everyone! It has been a super long time since I’ve posted anything to the blog…not since May in fact. It was a sad time. My friend had just experienced a couple of losses in her family and I felt … Continue reading

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Garlic Scape & Basil Pesto

Garlic Scape & Basil Pesto I get excited when garlic scapes make their appearance at the farmers market. They have such an exotic look and are a milder, sweeter, version of garlic cloves. Brian & I love all varieties of … Continue reading

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Cookbook Review – The Broad Fork

Cookbook Review – The Broad Fork As mentioned in a previous post, I would be selecting some recipes from this lovely book by Hugh Acheson, The Broad Fork, to cook from. Unfortunately I did not get the opportunity to cook … Continue reading

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Food Photography – Working with Natural Light

Food Photography – Working with Natural Light   Hello everyone! Just a quick announcement to let you know I’m over at Kim Klassen’s beautiful site again this month to discuss food photography and natural light.   There are these images on the … Continue reading

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My Interview on The Photo Argus

My Interview on Photo Argus A couple of weeks ago Tim Kok with The Photo Argus reached out from Flickr to ask if he could interview me for this beautiful site. I actually thought it was a bit of a … Continue reading

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A Couple Cooks – Final Offerings

A Couple Cooks – Final Offerings So, you all know I’ve been cooking through A Couple Cooks food blog. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the experience and have learned a few things in the process. Here are my final offerings from this … Continue reading

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