• Housemade

    Dinner Tonight: Redfish

    Our local store has a special on redfish this week – I thought the name was familiar, and then I remembered seeing photos of my brother catching redfish on his last trip to the Carolinas. Redfish is a delicate, not-too-fishy,…

  • Housemade

    La cena para mi abuelita

    Esta noche, aunque no me quedo en casa de mis padres, he preparado la cena para mi abuelita – judías verdes y calabacín de mi jardín y un trozo sano de bacalao fresco con toque de limón. Una cena muy…

  • Cookbooks

    Salad Week

    For something a little different, we picked a cookbook from the shelf and chose a number of recipes to have for dinners this week. We based our weekend grocery trip off of those recipes, and altered a few things to…

  • Housemade

    Fish soup with vegetables

    I made this tasty fish soup for my mom on Friday night before we headed out to see my quilt in the CVQG quilt show.  It’s got a base of sauteed onions, carrots, shallot, garlic, and celery, a tasty savory…