Some weeks are rough, which is why some Saturday nights need to be spent on the couch in baggy sweatpants watching old Grey’s Anatomy reruns. An alcoholic beverage is—of course—optional but encouraged. But what is necessary on those kind of nights is some good, homey food. You know, something filled with carbs and memories. Now, [...]
As much as it pains me to fit any stereotype, I fully admit that I am a “meat and potatoes” person all the way. If I could build a food pyramid, it would have potatoes at the bottom, meat in the middle, and chocolate at the top. Real healthy, right? This dish was everything that [...]
You really can. Case in point: What to do with an almost-empty jar of salsa? Eat out of it, of course. Who hasn’t stuck a baked potato and roasted chicken in a jar of salsa? I mean, c’mon. Really, meals like this are so much more than novel. There a convenience. Some days [...]
I don’t love tomatoes. I could take them or leave them. But salsa—now that I could(read: do) eat with a spoon. One fruit I do love are peaches. All the time. So it naturally seemed like peaches would make me want tomatoes more. In particular, I had Trader Joe’s elusive Peach Salsa in mind, and [...]
Come Wednesday, it was that time of the week again. I grabbed my tote bag and walked over to pick up my CSA share. It was in full swing by the time I got there. How often do you see a cow in the middle of campus? This week, the produce was quite different. I [...]
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