Category Archives: Garden Veg

Tomato Soup with Orange, adapted from The Dairy Hollow House Soup & Bread: A Country Inn Cookbook by Crescent Dragonwagon (yes, that is her name). I had so much fun giving a talk on heritage vegetables at the Swedish American … Continue reading

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Hi all, As part of the Chef Magnus Nilsson photo exhibit entitled Nordic:A Photographic Essay of Landscapes, Food, and People, I’ll be giving a talk on heritage vegetables at the Swedish American Museum in Andersonville, Chicago. There will be a … Continue reading

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Most people commute to work, but since I work at home, my commute is short, to say the least.  I thought I’d share the usual sights I see along the way.  Here’s a few pics from this morning. Time to … Continue reading

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It’s that time of year again when tomatoes are rolling into the house thick and fast!  I choose to grow only heirloom fruit and vegetables.  Heirloom, or heritage, is a loose term for open-pollinated varieties whose seeds have been handed down through … Continue reading

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