Challenge Accepted: Upping the Coffee Game, Reducing the Cost

It’s easy to just walk into a coffeeshop to purchase your morning dose of wakey-wakey, but the bill adds up before you know it. To help save money, I’m working on an affordable, make-at-home version of one of my favorites.

The Humble Fungus: A Class on All Things Mycological

After cultivating a growing obsession with culinary mushrooms, I finally took a class to learn more about them! Find highlights and a link to my highly-recommended mycology supply here.

Getting Back in the Groove!

Last week turned out to be a rather unintentional blog hiatus. While I don’t regret using the time to do other things for my mental health, I kept getting ideas and new posts started without actually finishing them, which annoys me a bit. So, to ease myself back into this wonderful habit of writing again,Continue reading “Getting Back in the Groove!”

Fun Farmer’s Market Finds — Apriums

Sometimes, cross-pollination yields incredible outcomes. As I discovered in the last week, plums and apricots are genetically compatible for the creation of hybrids — the first of which are called “apriums.” Described by Morton’s Organic Orchards in Palisade as “2/3 apricot, 1/3 plum, and 3/3 yum,” these palm-sized delights look the shape of a plum,Continue reading “Fun Farmer’s Market Finds — Apriums”

Weekly Food Adventures

As I write the start of this post, I’m sitting at the dentist’s office at… yup, around 8 PM. It’s a long story why I’m here, and I’ll not bore you with details, but it won’t stop me from sharing a couple of culinary highlights from the week. Radish Butter If I’ve tried radishes before,Continue reading “Weekly Food Adventures”