Finding uses for a 7-pound butternut squash is a lot harder than it looks. The CSA my family joined has moved onto it’s Winter Share season. The above picture is from our mid-December bag, which included: 2-pound bag of carrots, one candy onion, a loaf of whole wheat bread, one kohlrabi, one acorn squash, one bunch … More Butternut Squash & Sage Lasagna.
Dear readers, you should expect cheesy blog post titles with this herb series. There is no level in corny word play to which I will not sink. I first tackled sage, which was highlighted in a mushroom and sage risotto. Following that is thyme. Thyme, one of the most widely used herbs, is found very … More Herbaceous Part 2: Read on, if you’ve got the thyme.
On three sides of my house, herbs grow wildly. To the east, a swath of spearmint runs the length of the garage. To the west, stalks of sage cluster around the chimney and tarragon plants crawl along the flower bed. To the south, three varieties of rosemary have grown twisted together, forming a spiny, fragrant … More Herbaceous Part 1: Fistful of Sage