Tag Archives: gluten-free

Simple fake honey from an everyday belittled weed

Recipes flutter about on social media like flies to..well, honey. I saw one such recipe as it floated by on the wings of one of my Facebook groups.  It was a site I typically only half pay attention to, because some of the members are…well, a little….over-the-top.  A little too focused on end-of-the-world, apocalyptic scenarios, […]

Astounding, fire-roasted meats and vibrant companions

May is National Barbecue Month.  Is there any better aroma than that of meat crisping on a flame?  I dare you omnivores to drive by a Texas Roadhouse and not think to yourself ‘damn, that smells good’! With the official summer kickoff coming soon (Memorial Day), I thought I’d share my sensational and AH-mazing recipe […]

Cheerful fellowship and heavenly syrup delight generations

Envision for a moment your idea of what the perfect down-home, small town experience might be like…imagine the interaction with family and friends, strangers who become friends quickly, worn wooden chairs next to a heated stove, comfort, warmth and lots of fellowship. Now intertwine the aroma of warm maple syrup, the sublime taste of maple […]

A woman’s day you never knew existed, but should

International Women’s Day is on March 8th. Believe it or not, it became an official working-class holiday 105 years ago. (Why haven’t I heard of this before, and why is this not a national holiday in the United States? C’mon Hallmark!) On March 8, 1857, garment workers went on strike in New York City demanding 10 […]