New logo, new stuff coming!
Ever since our post Needs Reboot, Scott had I have been working so hard re-vitalizing our business. We’ve been listening to podcasts, reading business manifestos, devouring great books, masterminding with smart people and having “Board of Directors” meetings with Nathan and Andrew at the dinner ...
Home Grown Star Anise
A lovely reader sent a package of his homegrown star anise spice. Have you ever used star anise before? Normally, when I buy them at the Asian market, they look like they’ve been picked through – none of the “stars” even resemble stars. Upon opening the bag, there is a dusty, musty smell. Not ...
My Favorite Jars (Limited Edition Harvest Green)
One of the most beloved brands in America is Ball Brand. I've been a collector of vintage blue glass jars for years (I use it for storing each year's Memory Jars and this year, Ball is releasing a limited edition in GREEN to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the “PERFECTION” jar by the Ball ...
Best Re-useable Grocery Bag
The best re-usable market bag I've found. Sturdy canvas, insulated, lightweight and keeps all your produce from being squished. Made in USA.
Mohawks and Tombstone in the Kitchen
Our new “mail-order” baby chicks are now about 1 month old. For the first couple of weeks, the baby chicks are so adorable and teeny that you just want to keep them in your house and pet them all day! Well, the bigger they get, the more they eat. The more they eat, the more […]
Food Blog Forum, Asheville NC
Four and a half years ago, Diane crossed the Mexican border with “contraband” that I had requested via text from Tecate, Mexico. She arrived at my door late at night with a small rolling luggage piece in one hand and a single, red backpack in the other that I immediately tore into. Beef jerky, 2 ...
Giveaway: T-Fal Optigrill
Rare ? Medium ? Well-done ? Perfect grilling results everytime. Thanks to its unique Automatic Sensor Cooking, OptiGrill adapts the cooking to the thickness of the meat and the number of portions. Convenient! Follow the cooking level indicator RARE MEDIUM WELL-DONE The cooking level indicator
Giveaway: GelPro Elite Cardinal Mat
GelPro Elite, the World’s Most Comfortable Floor Mat, is 50% thicker than GelPro Classic. Each GelPro Elite Mat is made with a Dual Comfort Core System consisting of a layer of GelPro’s proprietary gel over a layer of custom-engineered energy-return foam. The result is a mat that properly conforms
After 3 years of planning, designing, re-designing and procrastinating, we’ve finally started our kitchen remodel. I’ve been both looking forward to and dreading the start date – three weeks without a kitchen is traumatic. Well, I should say estimated three weeks. Which probably means closer to 3
Review: iDevices Bluetooth Kitchen Thermometer
I love this thing! No more having to wonder if my timer went off (while I’m in a different room). My phone syncs with the iDevices Kitchen Thermometer and will zap me when the food is done (just kidding – it just beeps). Or how about when the grill is outside and you’re inside the […]