Halloween is only two days away. I don’t know about where you live but it is supposed to be another cold, wet Halloween here. I feel bad for my kids. When I was younger, I remember it always being pretty nice on Halloween. I can’t remember the last time my kids had a Halloween without… Continue reading Trick or Treat
One of my daughters, E, has been asking to go apple picking for a couple of years now. I really have been meaning to take her but something always seemed to get in the way like… it was raining, or I didn’t feel like driving for 45 minutes, or the apples that were available to… Continue reading Apple Picking Leads To Apple Butter!
I realize this may sound weird but it is fantastic. I don’t like “slaw” and this is not a slaw. It is definitely more of a salad. It is light, crisp and refreshing. Ideal any time of year and especially when you are having a heavy or rich (read: fatty) main course. It is wonderful with… Continue reading Cabbage and Apple Salad
I always hated when a recipe called for coring an apple. It was such a pain and by the time I figured it out the apple was brown. Not pretty. And I don’t like buying gadgets for one purpose. Most specialty food gadgets are unnecessary and don’t perform their job well anyway. Not all, but… Continue reading Core an Apple