The weather has been cooler, the last little bit. I haven’t started using my slow cooker yet, but it’s only a matter of time. I love slow cookers – I love the wonderful flavours that develop when the food is cooked gently for hours… Do you have a slow cooker? What kinds of things do […]
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I photographed these mushrooms when I was walking in one of my favorite woods recently. They were growing at the base of an old poplar tree – dozens upon dozens of mushrooms, all around the roots. What’s your least favorite memory of eating mushrooms? Have you ever seen mushrooms growing in the wild? Have you […]
I love the feeling of having a fridge full of vegetables, after I’ve gone grocery shopping. It’s the gatherer in me, who wants to make sure I have enough food.. What’s the strangest thing you’ve ever kept in a fridge? If you didn’t have a fridge, how would you keep food cool, or change your […]
I eliminated most kinds of fruit from my diet a couple of months ago. Here is something I still eat – blueberries. What’s your favorite kind of fruit? Have you ever picked your own berries? “The blue _________” ___ What inspired this prompt?
I love to eat. In fact, I’m probably addicted to it. My saddest part of eating is an empty bowl. What’s your favorite food? When are you happiest? When you’re thinking about your favorite food, eating it, or when you’ve just finished eating? “I ate _________” _ What inspired this prompt?
My kitchen sink (above) is the dumping ground for everything – food scraps, packaging, utensils, food wrap – when I’m preparing a meal. The endless variety of stuff that makes it into my kitchen sink fascinates me. What does your kitchen look like when you’re preparing food? Why do you do it (prepare food) the […]
This happens fairly often in my house. At least once a week. I’m a really good cook… but I like to multi-task. And often that means I forget to check the pot that’s simmering on the stove. Until it’s too late. Do you burn your food often? What’s your most vivid memory of burned food? […]
I love grocery shopping. I love coming home with tons of healthy, nutritious food that will last me all week. How often do you shop for groceries? Is grocery shopping something you look forward to? Or intensely dislike? “I carried _________” ~ Next steps… Invitation to share your work…
Many of my meals are cooked this way. I love skillets. Do you have a repertoire of meals that can be cooked in one pot, skillet or container? What’s the value of cooking everything in one place? “I simmered _________” ~ Next steps… Invitation to share your work… What inspired this prompt?
I hate it when food rots before I can eat it. It feels like such a waste. But when you think about it, probably more food rots than is eaten, sometimes. How badly does something have to be spoiled before you won’t eat it? Have you ever eaten something that you later regretted? “I threw […]