Pucker up!

Lemon season has begun! That being said, it is important to know how to use the abundance of lemons before they go bad. Never throw out a lemon! Lemons are one of those foods that can be used in almost any form.  If you can’t use them while they are fresh on your counter, squeeze

Cutting Open a Coconut

The first time I saw a coconut being cracked open, I was in Nicaragua with my parents and little brother, visiting my relatives. Only 10 years old at the time, I watched a young man hold a coconut in his bare hand while striking it with a machete with the other hand. I cringed at

Storage Tips

As Spring approaches, we are inundated with fresh foods, and often cannot keep up. Explore these tips and see if your food stays fresher and your meals stay healthier. STORAGE TIPS Image Source: funny-pictures.feedio.net Make a large batch of soup. Freeze the excess in muffin molds. When you want soup again, simply pop out a couple

Grain Grinder Bread

I grew up in Ithaca, New York, home of the famous Moosewood Restaurant. My parents love Moosewood. In fact, they even had their wedding “reception” there. My parents would drag me there on a semi-regular basis. As a child I failed to appreciate how exceptional the food at Moosewood really was. However, there was one