Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Carrot Cake: A Winter Classic Worth Revisiting

Carrot Cake: A Winter Classic Worth Revisiting
I had forgotten how much I love carrot cake until I tasted the one baked by Chef Genee Habansky, owner of Herbaceous Catering Co. in CT. Carrot cake has been a dairy-free, seasonal favorite for kosher keepers since the 1970's when it popped up on menus and was promoted as a healthy dessert. Sure, this reci...


Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Springing Forward & a Few Observations

Springing Forward & a Few Observations
Springtime has sprung on the vines and on the fruit trees. While we're patiently waiting for piles of snow to melt in the shadiest corners of our yard, we're doing a daily walkabout and noticing signs of new growth. Delicate blush tinged buds are popping on our bent and gnarled apple trees. They're grouped...