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Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 12:01 am

Amazon fires remind us to buy beef at home

 As fires raging in the Amazon rainforest dominate recent news, the global importance of eating local has never been more apparent. While public attention to these wildfires is new, the fires are...
Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019 12:01 am

When the “TODAY Show” comes calling, here’s what to cook

 What a long strange trip it’s been! This line from the Grateful Dead’s song “Truckin” keeps going through my head as I look back at the events of the last three days.It all started with...
Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019 12:01 am
 Eggplant is in peak season right now, and will continue to grace the tables at farmers markets until frost. Also know as aubergine, eggplant is low in calories, nutrient-rich, and loaded with fi...
Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019 12:01 am
 “It’s too darn hot! It’s too darn hot!” These lyrics from Cole Porter’s musical Kiss Me Kate have been going through my head these past few weeks. The temperature around the stove at N...
Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 12:01 am
 “On fair day my mother would always get up at four o’clock in the morning to fry chicken to take along,” my grandmother mused as we drove along looking for the best parking deal. “She’...
Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 12:01 am
 The average American household throws away more than $1,500 worth of food every year, according to the James Beard Foundation. Last year the foundation launched Waste Not, a multi-year campaign...
Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019 12:01 am
 Buckle, grunt, cobbler, Betty, crumble and crisp. What sounds like a ragtag cast of characters from a comic book are actually the shining stars of the summer’s dessert scene. Quick, adaptable ...
Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:01 am
 Just as a pilot trains in a flight simulator before taking off in a 737, before I ever performed a dental procedure in the mouth of a living person I had rehearsed the operation numerous times o...
Thursday, July 18, 2019 12:01 am

What to do with too many cukes

 Overcome by the zeal of spring gardening, I planted way too many cucumber plants and am once more inundated with daily harvests of bright green fruit. In addition to filling out my dinner table ...
Thursday, July 11, 2019 12:01 am
 My summers during college and dental school were spent farming with Julianne’s grandfather, Bob Stevens, on North Cotton Hill Road. We were what was known as a “truck farm,” a term that he...

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