Apr 132010
 
Mushrooms All Year

A few weeks ago, a very considerate family member sent us two glorious pounds of fresh mushrooms from Oregon.  He ordered it through a company called Mushrooms All Year.  It was the most amazing gift!  We spent the next four days cooking morels, black trumpets (my favorite), yellow feet and chanterelles.  I just wish that Mushrooms […]

Mar 252009
 
Where I’m from, we call them “dry land fish”

Earlier this year, I sprained my ankle. Recovery took more than two months, and is still progressing. Because I wasn’t able to climb, hike, or do much more than walk, I had a lot of time on my hands. I took the opportunity to explore some activities and places that I normally wouldn’t visit. One […]