How to deal with volunteer plants in your garden. Some you celebrate, some you eradicate. Some just live their own lives, quietly.
Tips, tricks and ideas on how to waste less in the kitchen by reusing otherwise unloved foods.
A classic smooth butternut squash soup, spiked with bacon and garnished with pumpkin seeds and smoked paprika.
How to make prickly pear juice, known in Mexico as agua de tuna. How to juice a prickly pear without getting the spines in your hand!
Southern sour corn, a lacto-fermented pickled corn, is a specialty in Appalachia. Sweet, tart and crunchy!
Everyone loves sausage stuffed peppers, and my favorites are with the big, relatively mild jalapenos you can buy these days.
Dysphania ambrosioides is a secret ingredient in many Mexican recipes, including this epazote salsa recipe.
A healthy garden becomes a haven in an otherwise frenetic world. There is a certain satisfaction to growing what you eat, and eating what you grow.