The tricky part comes when you quickly pick up your bubbly, sticky dough and place it in the pot without over-handling it.

The tricky part comes when you quickly pick up your bubbly, sticky dough and place it in the pot without over-handling it.

Then, I started adding the spices, turmeric and chipotle powder. The final addition was to add some chopped up dates in with the walnuts.

Then, I started adding the spices, turmeric and chipotle powder. The final addition was to add some chopped up dates in with the walnuts.

Cucumbers are cooling, which I'm imagining might be good for hot flashes (waking me up early lately.) Dr. Lee told me that cucumbers are better than lettuce for women (and lettuce is very good for men). Since most everything he has told me has turned out to be helpful, I'm taking his word for that.

I decided to do two things with the eggplants: prepare some to be pureed, and some to be frozen in cubes. I pulled out all of my cookie sheets and turned on both my ovens.

Flirting with Fermenting

The thing about fermenting is that even though your culture takes a long time to get to its climax, it isn't very demanding of you. It's like having a very forgiving boyfriend. You don't have to be punctual. Whenever you show up with a little sugar will pretty much always be the right time, as long as you don't wait so long that you create the circumstances for an explosion.

Refreshing Raspberry Soda

I see them on sale at the supermarket as well. So, if you're not growing any raspberries, it might be a good time to find a good deal on some. But a couple of handfuls of raspberries is all I need to make this very refreshing soda that tastes so delicious over ice

Refreshing Raspberry Soda

I see them on sale at the supermarket as well. So, if you're not growing any raspberries, it might be a good time to find a good deal on some. But a couple of handfuls of raspberries is all I need to make this very refreshing soda that tastes so delicious over ice

What to do with that eggplant…

Eggplants to give away... We have an abundance of eggplant in our garden right now and were trying to give some away. But most of our friends ask us what they are supposed to do with eggplant, which they apparently don't usually purchase in the grocery store. So, for our friends, and others who might... Continue Reading →

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