Slow Cooker Collard Greens

I once asked an elderly gentleman why he substituted smoked turkey wings for ham hocks in his collard greens. He said, “I’m too old to be having that much salt. The turkey’s healthier and still

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Warm Potato Salad

There’s no doubt potatoes are near the top of my Thanksgiving shopping list. Turkey is first, of course. Then somewhere between canned pumpkin and fried onions sits potatoes. Unlike the usual mayonnaise and mustard variety

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Cider Pickled Beets

Unpacking my weekly farm share box is like opening a present from a distant aunt. There’s about a 50/50 chance the contents is not quite what I wanted. You know what I mean. A sweater

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Green Bean Almondine

“I’m making green beans and bacon to go with the steaks for this event,” Joan said as she twisted the can opener around an industrial-sized can of green beans. A crowd of twenty gathered awaiting

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Cauliflower Ceviche

Throughout the summer, a majority of my writing energy was focused on completing a master’s thesis paper for graduation. It was a 40-page beast of an essay filled with loads of information about culinary tourism

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