Kale salad with apple, roasted beet and caraway

I never though I’d say so, but after a winter of nearly no snow and long stretches of mild sunny days, I’m happy tonight to hear the plow scraping up and down the road again, happy to see the snowflakes briefly exposed in his headlights. It’s a nice feeling. I thought I was ready to […]

Roasted Carrots and Beets with Tahini-Miso Dip

“January’s okay. I like it in fact. It’s the proper winter month.” Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall O Winter! Ruler of the inverted year, I crown thee kind of intimate delights, fireside enjoyments, home-born happiness, and all the comforts that the lovely roof of undisturbed retirement, and the hours of long uninterrupted evening, know.” William Cowper January is […]

Cold weather hash for a lazy Sunday morning

Lately I’ve been thinking more about how I’d really like to spend my time. Like, if I knew my life were ending in six months, what would I do with my days, then? What wouldn’t I do? I try to ask this question every couple of months, because I think it’s a good way to […]