I used to grow my own strawberries, but eventually lost most of my crop to the wildlife, especially the quail. Even netting over the plants couldn’t keep bird beaks out!
Food reflections and recipes from local columnist Cathie Campbell.
I used to belong to a group that played a game called Bunco. We got together once a month to play, and it was a potluck affair.
I absolutely love garlic, and was going to say I like it in everything I make, but of course there are limits! After all, who would want say, a garlic milkshake?
As I write this column, I am fresh from going out to get an ice cream cone. One of the flavors to choose from was peanut butter.
Who wants to slave over a hot stove when the summer temperatures are climbing?
Of course, we all love salsa any time of year, but it sure lends itself well to our summer meals and snacks. It’s perfect for picnics and goes fast.
There are many times when a side dish steals the show away from the main course. I do love just about anything barbecued, even vegetables, but a tasty or interesting side dish draws me in.