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Adventures in Cheesemaking

Mmmmm cheese. I LOVE cheese…all kinds – extra sharp cheddars, nutty bries, soft goat, slices of provolone, bleu, smoky, dilly, stinky, fruity, crumbly, moldy, give it all to me. There are so many amazing cheeses and so many different ways to enjoy them. I… Continue Reading “Adventures in Cheesemaking”

Storing Bread

I have always bought my bread from the store. Occasionally a loaf gets baked and eaten within an hour by my ravenous family but it was never a weekly event. I have never been much of a baker, but bread is something I am… Continue Reading “Storing Bread”

Backyard Chickens

So I did a thing. I have wanted chickens for years, but my town wouldn’t allow them. I watched as friends around the country raise their own flocks with envy. Finally, last Spring, they changed the law in our town after years of pushing.… Continue Reading “Backyard Chickens”

Is There Such a Thing as a Perfect Salad?

How did we get to the point where eating a side salad is just an afterthought? Why is it just a way to get in our obligatory daily serving of greens? Salads have long been considered wimpy or rabbit food. We ‘punish ourselves’ by… Continue Reading “Is There Such a Thing as a Perfect Salad?”