Category Archives: Food

Orange Drop Cookies

There were (and still are) a lot of good bakers on my mom’s side of the family. Her father and uncle owned Neterer Brothers Bakery in Huntington, Indiana for over 30 years. My early elementary school was just half a … Continue reading

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Hakuna Frittata!

For our first CSA dish of the season, we opted for a vegetable frittata using some of the eggs, asparagus, spinach, and chives from our share. We also added some freshly picked onions from our kitchen garden and shiitake mushrooms. … Continue reading

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Asian Crab Cakes

This is the second time we’ve made these Asian Crab Cakes for a party, based on a recipe from Martha Stewart. Both times we’ve made them in advance and frozen them on a cookie sheet before transferring them to a … Continue reading

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Birthday Party!

The weather is finally starting to feel like spring around here, and the timing couldn’t be better. The daughter of our friends Craig and Shoko just celebrated her first birthday, and we threw a little party in her honor last … Continue reading

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Teddy Pie

This is our version of shepherd’s pie. The topping is roasted butternut squash and goat cheese, making it creamier and more tangy than the traditional mashed potato topping. The lamb filling is enhanced by Upland Brewing Company’s Teddy Bear Kisses, … Continue reading

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