Fresh Spinach, Arugula and Lemon Risotto

spinach, arugula and lemon risotto

One of my chicken gals laid an egg today!  Yes, I splattered the good news all over facebook, instagram, and twitter. After my little social media blitz, I joyously announced the good news to my two sassy gals.  To which the reply was less than … [Read more...]

Slow Cooked Red Ginger Chicken

Urban Farm Chickens

My girls (of the chicken variety) are growing up and will be egg laying hens soon.  Although they are now considered pullets, my teenage chickens are finding their grown up voices and developing the most comedic personalities. I love to walk … [Read more...]

Roasted Pumpkin Risotto

roasted pumpkin risotto

I probably have 20 different methods of preparing risotto.  Mostly because that's the one dish my youngest gal always requests. Suzie Q will request risotto for her birthday dinner, when she's sick, when she scores a perfect 100 on an exam, when … [Read more...]

Garam Masala Crusted Fish with Cucumber Mango Raita and Coconut Rice

Score! A beautiful day on a weekend in September... in Western Washington.  This can only mean one thing.  It's flying weather.  O Happy Day! As soon as the sun came up Ranger Craig and I were packing for a quick little day trip over to one of … [Read more...]

Mexican Stuffed Bell Peppers

If there is a new recipe created in my house, it's typically the result of my work, or my youngest gal was watching another episode of Dr. Oz and felt compelled to re-create a recipe shown on an episode. I think I may have the only 12-year-old on … [Read more...]