Homemade Sauerkraut: A Journey and a Recipe

I have been fascinated lately by probiotics. They are so very important to overall health and I can’t seem to get enough of them. I hate spending $10 on the really good, fresh, organic kimchi and sauerkraut when I’ve been eating some with every meal. It breaks the budget. I began looking into my own […]

Chinese Marbled Tea Eggs Recipe

I love rice porridge! It’s my favorite breakfast food… it’s warm, it’s tasty, and it’s a great way to start my day. On the weekends, I’ve been known to make fancier versions of my breakfast porridge that include marbled eggs. They are tasty and always pretty. This, by the way, is not a traditional […]

The Benefits of Mint and My All Purpose Tonic Recipe

I hang my garden mint upside down in my closet and close the door to dry. In a warm, dry, dark environment, the mint will often keep it's perfect green color.

I finally finished the last of my garden harvesting last week. I put all my beds to bed for the winter […]