Strawberry Basil Cocktail

Strawberry season is almost here and I. Can’t. Wait. I love fresh strawberries! No matter what your craving, your sure to find some inspiration here in the next couple of weeks until they start to come in locally. There is nothing more delicious than a plump, sweet, field fresh strawberry, fresh from a local farm. […]…

Basic Sweet Muffin Mix

Originally posted on preserving the kitchen:
? ? Friday the hosts of the radio morning show I listen to on my way to campus asked: “You cook ____ times a week?” Answers were sent in via email and the hosts read them on air. I was shocked at the number of people who said things…

Breakfast is Always a Winner

Last night I was craving something different. I had pizza the night before, and for lunch as well so I needed “real” food. I went down to my kitchen and started looking through my refrigerator and the pantry. Nothing in the pantry jumped out at me. Then as soon as I opened the refrigerator door…

Snow Storm Priorities

As may were out and about yesterday preparing for the snow storm that would be approaching Friday morning (today), myself included, I picked up on interesting food choices and priorities of those around me. Of course, there were people buying the essentials. Milk, eggs, bread, water, etc. There were some stocking up on different meats…