“Why should we all use our creative power...? Because there is nothing that makes people so generous, joyful, lively, bold, and compassionate...” --Brenda Ueland
There’s something special about receiving a homemade gift for the holidays. It feels personal, in that good way. The gift itself, and the story that hopefully accompanies it,…Continue
Posted on December 17, 2010 at 5:30pm
As winter sets in, you may have seen these gnarly roots at your farmers’ market or grocery store, under the name “sunchoke” or “jerusalem artichoke,” and wondered: What in the heck do I do with these?
Sunchokes have become one of my favorite vegetables. I’ve known them better as jerusalem artichokes, having had them pureed or creamed in soups in San Francisco restaurants. But my two favorite ways to cook them at home highlight their nutty flavor and refreshingly crunchy texture: a…Continue
Posted on December 10, 2010 at 1:46pm
Posted on December 3, 2010 at 3:24am