If you eat much produce from the garden, you know the “gotta use it” feeling.
Backyard fruits and vegetables are bred for delicious, summery flavors and perfect texture – not so much for a long shelf life.
We'll have more information coming soon in the newspaper about CU In The Prairibbean VI, but I wanted to bring to your attention a quilt made to auction off at the fundraiser.
OK, faithful readers, I need your input.
Amy George, The News-Gazette's director of market development and special projects, and I got to chatting yesterday, and she mentioned the idea of publishing an annual cookbook reprinted with recipes from The News-Gazette.
When it's hot outside, I have a hard time getting motivated enough to cook.
My kitchen is small, so the oven really heats it up. Plus, who wants to sweat while eating hot dishes? But at the same time, it's too bad, because so many delicious ingredients are garden-fresh right now.
I didn't intend to make a shower curtain as a part of my bathroom project.
When I start seeing U-Hauls parked in front of apartment buildings this time of year, I feel a sense of overwhelming relief at not having to move.
Following that, though, I usually get a desire to spruce up my house. Last year, I decided at the home-improvement store that I needed to paint my spare bedroom and it needed to be turquoise.
I've described this feeling before – when you dig the new Pottery Barn catalog out of your mailbox, ooh and ahhh at the carefully placed, beautiful objects inside and think, “Man, my house would look great if I had ______.”