Tag Archives: organic

Container Gardens

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
Herbs are one of the most rewarding container crops. Most are also easy to grow. Still, there are a few things to bear in mind if you want to make sure your…

Posted in Gardening | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Miso Soup Return Visit

We usually steam or pan fry Trader Joe’s pot stickers. However, flipping over the bag the phrase “add to soup” caught my eye. That phrase set off my culinary imagination. Bon Appétit. 1 carton of Trader Joe’s miso broth 12 … Continue reading

Posted in Kitchen Adventures | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Plan Your Edible Garden

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
“Want to witness a small miracle? Plant a seed.“ Spring is here! I don’t just know this because the calendar and weather are saying so, but because I got my invite to…

Posted in Gardening | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Imperfect Produce

If you read Real Life of a MSW regularly, you know I love my farmer’s market. So, why the hell would I sign up for a delivery service called Imperfect Produce? “A food delivery service that brings boxes of ‘ugly’ … Continue reading

Posted in Kitchen Adventures | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Tomato Soup’s Return Visit

I was recently asked what type of cook I am. Without missing a beat, I replied, “I am a rogue cook.” I believe in cooking with what’s on hand. Anyone who has dined at my house knows never to expect … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening, Kitchen Adventures | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments