A Quest For Amish Snack Food: Finding The Baker’s Wagon

I learned three things writing this post. First, lard makes baked goods taste delicious. (Sorry, vegetarians and squeamish people that are weirded out by animal…

A Farmers Market Thursday

We have such a short summer in the upper Midwest, and shopping farmers markets is one of my favorite ways to enjoy them. There’s something…

What to Buy at the Farmers Market Now

There’s something strangely beautiful about produce for sale in the open air. Maybe it’s the riot of colors or the soothing rhythm of all those…