Tag Archives: snack

Zucchini Fries

Were you popular in high school? I wasn’t. One of my most prominent memories is of a “friend” shouting at me in the cafeteria. She said, “Do you know what your problem is? You don’t know how to have fun. … Continue reading

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Honey Lavender Lightly Frozen Yogurt with Fruit

Why do we love foraging? Who among us is immune to the charm of a perfect, wild berry? I know some folks are put off by thorns, mosquitos, and stained fingers. That strikes me as deeply tragic. Harvesting wild food … Continue reading

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Blueberry Almond Cake

Berry memories: It was my birthday, a dozen or so years ago. A sudden thunderstorm passed quickly, leaving the country road steaming in the sun. The kids and I ran in the sodden air up the road to a patch … Continue reading

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Smoothie Shots

Let’s celebrate! Finally, we are seeing signs of spring here in the woods! I just got back from my first glove-less run in 5 months! The phoebes are here and there are snowdrops and crocuses in an undisclosed location a … Continue reading

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Sriracha Lime Sauce

My first blog post, Apples, was published just over 4 months ago. I am still a “newbie” blogger, with lots to learn, but increasingly, there is evidence that my readers (that’s you) are liking what you are seeing, getting cooking … Continue reading

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Blessing Bites

How often do you remember to count your blessings? This morning, at the end of my 7 mile run, I slipped on the ice on our driveway and regained my balance just in time to prevent a bad fall. I … Continue reading

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