Savory Crusted Stuffed Buttercup Squash

Savory Crusted Stuffed Buttercup Squash
Savory Crusted Stuffed Buttercup Squash was created because I have a love affair going with sweet buttercup squash and I needed to figure out a way to get it on my plate...and in my mouth more often.  Out of all the winter squashes to choose from this is my favorite.  Kabocha is a type of buttercup with the same qualities. ... Read More

Cooking Class : Hearty Soups – Hearty Meals

Cooking Class:Hearty Soups-Hearty Meals

Hearty Soups – Hearty meals is just what we need as winter approaches bringing with it cold temps and from what I’ve heard, lots of snow.  During the long cold days of winter, I can’t think of anything better than coming home to something savory and fragrant simmering in the kitchen. This cooking class takes place in a comfortable home … Read More

All Things Fall 2016

All Things Fall 2016

I am excited for All Things Fall 2016, a favorite cooking class with all new recipes, featuring the best of what this season has to offer.  We will prepare a complete meal with a variety of local vegetables and fruits that we’ve waited all summer for. The cooking and eating together takes place in a comfortable home setting and is designed to … Read More

Spiralized Kohlrabi, Beet and Carrot Pickles

Pickling Naturally : Spiralized Kohlrabi, Beet and Carrot Pickles
Making Spiralized Kohlrabi, Beet and Carrot Pickles is what you do when you've done everything you can possibly do with your bumper crops of kohlrabi and beets and want to extend their season. I finally got around to pickling spiralized veggies with awesome results! But if you don't own a spiralizer, no worries.  Just chop the veggies in small pieces. ... Read More

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins
Our annual Cannon Beach family vacation where memories were made is now behind us.  We got to spend a lot of time with those grands that are growing up too quickly.  Such treasured times.  I hated for it to end. We took early morning walks on the beach. One afternoon when the sun came out, we ventured to Hug Point, ... Read More

Peach Raspberry Upside Down Cake

Peach Raspberry Upside Down Cake
This grain free and refined sugar free Peach Raspberry Upside Down Cake may quickly become your favorite summertime cake.  You've got to share it though.  It's a treat everyone will love and you won't inhale it all by yourself.  I'm speaking from experience here as I wasn't happy with my photos the first few times baking this and made it ... Read More