Monthly Archives: May 2011

Garden Update: May 16

I thought I was going to be able to get my garden in the ground this weekend when my mom visited, but no such luck.  It was cold and rainy and exceptionally windy.  This turned out to be good though, … Continue reading

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“I don’t know why, you just DON’T!”

I’m the kind of person who really likes to understand why, especially when cooking.  If you tell me something like “lettuce doesn’t turn brown when you cut it with a plastic knife” I will probably ask you about the science … Continue reading

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Beef Delivery!

On Sunday Paine Family Farms delivered 25 pounds of beef, plus a beef tongue, direct to my kitchen.  I bought it as a bulk pack, so I didn’t know what the exact cuts of beef would be. Here’s what I wound … Continue reading

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Garden Update: May 9

This weekend I (and the entire state of Wisconsin) went to Home Depot to buy garden supplies.  I got bigger pots to move my poor sad blueberries into, as well as pots for my patio cherry tomatoes, potting soil (two … Continue reading

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