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October 20, 2017
Harry Truman

Hunger: Breaking (and Sharing) Bread

I’m struck once again by the cyclical nature of the universe. Different times, different responses, same problem – a world full of hunger. This month marks […]
September 19, 2017
Harvest Grains Salad

Harvest Grains Salad with Oven-Dried Tomatoes

When I find something that will change  your life – FOREVER – I must share. I’m not such a fan of pre-seasoned packages, like those dried […]
September 9, 2017
Dough in Baskets

Passion & Purpose: Laughing Tree Bakery

  Hands. As in hard working hands. Hands is the word that immediately springs to mind after spending a morning in rural Michigan somewhere near Hart. […]
August 28, 2017
Pork on the Grill

Asian Marinated Pork Tenderloin & Ginger Plum Salsa

So many plums, so little time. The countdown is on for the end of the stone fruit season, but right now you can find perhaps a […]
August 18, 2017
Roasted Potato Salad

Farm Stand Roasted Potato Salad

Having a German grandmother exposed me to vinegar-style potato salad from an early age. Don’t get me wrong, we had our share of mayo-based summer spuds […]
July 22, 2017
Chipotle Fig Chicken Fajita

Chipotle Fig Glazed Chicken & Fajita Fiesta – Olé!

If it’s summer, it’s grilling time and what better way to get a little entertaining help than a Pot Lucky. After the success of last year’s […]