On most Saturday nights Benzo and I go to a church group at 5:30pm. It usually lasts about an hour and a half, but then we always end up standing around chatting for another 20-30 minutes. Sometimes we get there at 4:30 to help set up or if Benzo is playing in the band (he's a… Continue reading Crockpot Corn Chowder
How to have the perfect lunch: 1. On a sunny day... 2. Pack some simple yummy food... 3. and an interesting book... 4. Head to a park... 5. Enjoy yourself! I had a really nice lunch today at my favorite little park. I packed a peanut butter and honey sandwich and some corn and edamame… Continue reading How to Have the Perfect Lunch
I'm sort of a polenta virgin. I've heard about it here and there but I don't really know much about it to be honest. I've had it maybe once in my life. But I've always been interested in making it at home. So when I came across a recipe for easy baked polenta on All Recipes not too… Continue reading Easy Baked Polenta
Back in week 14 of my CSA program I received three ears of dried strawberry corn in my share. Strawberry corn is basically small ears of red corn that look like strawberries. The CSA guy said to let the ears sit on the counter for another week and then I could put them in a… Continue reading Strawberry Corn
It's been awhile but I'm back! Posting everyday was getting a little overwhelming so I may only post every other day for awhile. It's been getting cold in the midwest and that means lots of soups and chili! It also means cornbread, which I love with everything. I always make my cornbread from scratch. It… Continue reading Cornbread!