DIY serving tray (+kitchen sink breakfast cookies)

DIY serving tray (+kitchen sink breakfast cookies)

Beautiful/functional That’s a mantra I’ve been trying to embrace more and more – I love the utility of a tool or gadget that works well, a foolproof system, an airtight plan…but ultimately, creating beauty in spaces around me makes me feel...
Spring herb solution: Virginia Green Sauce

Spring herb solution: Virginia Green Sauce

Market season is here! I’m back at Potomac Vegetable Farms for a second season, and last weekend we opened at the markets for the first time in 2017!  It feels great to get my hands dirty and enjoy the bustle of customers moving among vendors,...
DIY Kombucha & Fermented Foods for Beginners

DIY Kombucha & Fermented Foods for Beginners

Homemade kombucha: it’s easy & cheap There’s a saying that if you want high quality, you can only choose two of the three: fast, easy & cheap.  Homemade ferments definitely take time, but they are actually fabulously easy and very...

Pantry Power! Chickpea pumpkin curry from scratch

We’ve all been there No time to run to the store, not much in the way of fresh veggies on hand, and dinner approaching by the minute.  That scenario is precisely why I recommend keeping a stocked pantry of versatile staples and a Pinterest account at the...