Pickled Beets and Pretty Pink Pickled Eggs

What? Why? How?  Yes, pickled beets and pretty pink pickled eggs. Because  they are wonderfully delicious, oh so colorful and good for you! Beets are high in immune-boosting vitamin C, fiber, and essential minerals like potassium (for healthy nerve and muscle function) and manganese (good for your bones, liver, kidneys, and pancreas). Beets also contain B vitamin…

Vegetable Stock on a Budget

Happy New Year!! The weather outside is ideal for soup and hearty stew, and after spending a week in -0° temperature I’m ready to start a back stock of stock.

Root Veggies: Seasonal Cooking

Root Veggies: because maybe you’re looking for a unique idea for dinner for two, or just to add a little delightful color to a side dish. Fall and late autumn is a great time to buy beets, pears and apples, so this dish can be made several different ways throughout the year. Its a versatile recipe…