Monthly Archives: May 2011

Our Berkeley Garden: Week Three

Did you miss week one or week two? This past weekend, J put in a drip line for our garden.  I still walk outside every morning, only this time to turn on the drip line instead of dragging the hose … Continue reading

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Our Berkeley Garden: Week Two

Did you miss week one? Check it out here! We had a few days of rain in week two, and our garden absolutely loved it.  I swear I walk outside every morning and look at the garden, and I’m convinced … Continue reading

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Fava and White Bean Salad over Polenta

Yum! When the CSA box came last week, I was psyched to see fava beans.  I love fava beans, but they are so much work.  At the time, I was stalling because I was nervous about my scheduled workout.  So, … Continue reading

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Our Berkeley Garden: Week One

This post is a little late in coming.  Three weeks ago, J and I went to the plant sale at the Edible Schoolyard in Berkeley.  This is an annual fundraiser for the school, and the students plant seeds and then … Continue reading

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When You are Craving Veggies…

We’ve had a lot of wonderful visitors over the last few months.  It’s funny how people are more excited to visit us in California than they were to visit us back when we lived in Baltimore.  Having visitors tends to … Continue reading

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The Best Piece of Chocolate I’ve Ever Eaten

I picked this up by accident, or perhaps by divine intervention, while at Berkeley Bowl.  I had run in to the store, just to pick up vitamins, and found myself in the totally crazy natural foods aisle.  The foods that … Continue reading

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Spring Snack: Asparagus with a Fried Egg

3:00 is a tough time for me at work.  Our cafeteria is well stocked with trail mix, granola bars, M&Ms, cereal, and all sorts of other goodies.  Right around 3, I find myself seeking out a snack, probably just because … Continue reading

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