A crunchy spicy salad

Green Apple, Fennel and Celeriac with Lime, Chili and Mint

And all of a sudden it’s spring. I had been wondering how it would happen here – or if it would at all. Because what I’m used to, spending most of my adult life in places buried under snow for at least four months out of the year, is a spring that comes on so […]

Simplicity

White Bean Curry Bowl

At a certain point in January, a little light clicks on in my head. It usually happens about the time I run out of the chocolate and candy amassed from Christmas. When my pants start to fit a little bit tighter – I think these must have shrunk.¬†When I find myself, as I did today, […]

Japanese style pickled burdock

In the past several years, I have become addicted to preserving things. I can’t seem to help myself. The thought of all those little jars full of goodness accumulating in my pantry ¬†fills me with the warmest feelings of happiness and contentment. It’s like having money in the bank, those jars. Things to look forward […]