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This week the Dark Days Challenge participants to a Breakfast Challenge. It is said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Let’s see what the WEST is making for breakfast this week. Join us next week to see what the EAST participants brings to the table for the Breakfast Challenge! *** West […]

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There are too many varieties of music in the world to count, and everybody has an musical opinion of some sort, even if it is “Meh”. I’ve recently begun to listen to music just about all the time I’m working on something. It wasn’t until this morning that I really noticed that I have different […]

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Spring fever is spreading fast across much of the country. Many places have been teased by some warm spring temperatures. New vegetables, like asparagus, are starting to show up in some of the farmers markets. A sure sign of spring. Many participants are itching to get outside and start planting their spring gardens, but there […]

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As the lower and central Midwest non-winter continues, we’re seeing daffodils and robins; people are jumping the gun and planting peas, 2 weeks early. It’s hard to remember that it’s still “dark days”–you have to put on your pioneer cap and remember that even during a warm winter you would have been relying on what […]

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This week we have our third mini-challenge for the Dark Days Challenge. Vegetarian Theme.  For some of the carnivores participants this is a big challenge, for other carnivores it isn’t. And it will be interesting to see what the vegetarian and vegan participants cook up as well. Did they challenge themselves to try something new […]

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Glass jars are one of those things that I have a hard time parting with. If I do part with them, they go into the recycling bin, but most of the time I keep them… ALL of them. I don’t buy a lot of things in cans or jars anymore, but from time to time […]

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The little French children

You’ve probably been seeing all the news the last couple of weeks: the French are better parents than we are. In addition to having a cooler language, better wine, older monuments, sexier politicians, and hotter women. And, apparently, their children are perfectly toilet trained, sh*tting out €20 bills from the age of 6 months. Or […]

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I think we lost a few Challenge participants to the weather–half of us are digging out of a blizzard and the other half are outside enjoying our missing winter, instead of being in the kitchen, maybe? This week’s challenge in a Challenge was sweets– if you didn’t get your link to your recapper, please put […]

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We are onto our second challenge within the Dark Days Challenge. Valentine’s Day Sweets.  The objective is to try to use ingredients as local as possible to make some sweet treats leading up to Valentine’s Day. Be sure to check out the companion post today to see what the WEST participants came up with for […]

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