Monthly Archives: May 2016


Bourbon Brown Sugar Strawberries with Vanilla Mascarpone Cream

Bourbon Brown Sugar Strawberries with Vanilla Mascarpone Cream Serves 4 I like simple recipes that taste anything but, and they don’t get any better – and easier – than when all the ingredients are in the title. Slice, macerate, whisk and enjoy! Ingredients: 1 pint strawberries, hulled and quartered 2 […]


Pork Chops with Balsamic Roasted Strawberries

Pork Chops with Roasted Strawberries Serves 4 Roasting strawberries is the secret to the intense fruit flavor in ice cream. With a little balsamic they are savory enough to top pork chops and sweet enough to keep that bland morning bowl of oatmeal interesting. Ingredients: 1 pint strawberries, hulled and […]


Go outside and play.

It’s an absolutely perfect day outside. Spring rains have washed the pollen from the air which smells sweet, carrying the fragrance of gardens bursting to life. Summer’s heat is on it’s way but for this afternoon the light sweat I will earn weeding, planting the last of my herbs, and […]