Tag: vegetables

No More Wimpy Yam Fries or I Yam What I Yam

I love the idea of Yam/Sweet Potato Fries.  I just don’t like many of the recipes that I have found.  Reason:  Wimpiness. I can’t think of any good reason anything or anybody should be wimpy. Wimpy is not a good quality and… Read More

Spicy Red Chicken Posole in a Crock or What to Eat While You Are Planning a Wedding

Activities are starting to heat up around the Schmautzhaus, even though the weather has been a little chilly, because my only daughter is getting married this summer and we have lots of planning to do.  What better way to conquer the cold… Read More

A lot of roasting and a little boasting

First, a little boasting.  We were notified on Friday that our blog was the July winner of “Food Stories Award for Excellence in Story Telling“. Back in May, 2012, I wrote a blog post that we had been nominated by Pop the… Read More

You can’t “beet” the Farmers Market

Last Saturday I stopped by the Placerville Farmers Market for the first time this year.  I was amazed at all the fresh fruits and veggies that were available this early in the season.  I was also surprised about the amount of people… Read More

Tomato Soup Wannabe

Tomato Soup Wannabe, a photo by Sierra Springs Photography on Flickr. What’s on the menu tomorrow?