Recipes

Juicy Jeff

If you have frequented the Point Park or Marietta Marketplaces, you are sure to have run into my friend Juicy Jeff.  He serves amazing, healthy food options, as...

Ramp Carbonara

Spring has sprung in the Mid-Ohio Valley and that can only mean one thing, its ramp season! This robust little cousin to the green onion is native to West Virgi...

Dinner for Two

Valentine’s Day is upon us, and if you are like most, you are scurrying about trying to figure out the perfect gesture of love for your special someone.  Often ...

Chicken Tikka Masala

To some, comfort food means fried chicken and mashed potatoes. To me, it means Chicken Tikka Masala. One of the things I miss most about Cincinnati is the abund...

Hidden Hills Orchard

There is no denying it, autumn has arrived to the Mid-Ohio Valley. The air is a little cooler, a gentle, amber haze is starting to overtake the trees, and you ...

Simply Bread

There is no better, more reassuring and reliable snack than fresh bread topped with butter, jam or perhaps a nice brie.  For the longest time, I thought baking ...

Sweet Corn Dos and Dont’s

Fresh sweet corn is the ne plus ultra of summer produce. Tomatoes bruise and squish more easily, but it is the deceptively delicate sweet corn that demands spec...

No Ordinary Chocolate Chip Cookies

There was a lot going on last Saturday. We spent the day at my grandparents’ house working on the garden, fixing various items and -  inevitably - eating. While...
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