Perfect Fried Chicken

A local restaurant's recipe from the Depression created the best fried chicken anywhere.

Sunrise, Sunset: A Love Story!

What if the clouds covered the sunrise while they were here? But then, probably nothing can dampen new love! We would just have to wait and see.

Beaucoups des Figs

Figs, figs and more figs. Some ideas about how to use figs.

Seed Saving Can Be Fun and Easy

The author discovers that seed saving is not such a mysterious process when she starts by harvesting sunflower seeds.

The Fog

From bright and sunny to dense black fog.

Post-Vacation Blooms in the Garden

This post is about the prolific growth of the garden over 16 hot, wet July days when we were away on vacation in the Yukon.