Green Salad with Peas, Macadamia Nuts and Mint
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Green Salad with Shell Peas, Macadamias and Mint / Farmshare Cooking Week 5

I know that I am supposed to be offering a recipe that can be taken to a big July 4th picnic and consumed by your entire family or social group…. or something grilled… or an iconically American dish.  Sometimes, my

Green Salad with Peas, Macadamia Nuts and Mint
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Green Salad with Shell Peas, Macadamias and Mint / Farmshare Cooking Week 5

I know that I am supposed to be offering a recipe that can be taken to a big July 4th picnic and consumed by your entire family or social group…. or something grilled… or an iconically American dish.  Sometimes, my

Coconut and Passionfruit Chia Seed Pudding
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On Dreams, Regret and Coconut Passionfruit Chia Seed Pudding

Nearly 10 years ago, I had a very vivid dream that I still often think about.  It was episodic, and each scene was dedicated to one of my friends who, in the distant future of this dream, were being lauded

Coconut and Passionfruit Chia Seed Pudding
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On Dreams, Regret and Coconut Passionfruit Chia Seed Pudding

Nearly 10 years ago, I had a very vivid dream that I still often think about.  It was episodic, and each scene was dedicated to one of my friends who, in the distant future of this dream, were being lauded

Rhubarb Campari Compote with Orange Peel Meringues
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Hitting the Rhubarb/ Rhubarb Campari Compote with Orange Peel Meringues

Last month, my cousin Gary came to visit me and taught me how to make the most delicious Curried Red Lentil Salad.  Gary lives in Portland now, but grew up in Grand Prairie, Alberta which is very far North in

Rhubarb Campari Compote with Orange Peel Meringues
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Hitting the Rhubarb/ Rhubarb Campari Compote with Orange Peel Meringues

Last month, my cousin Gary came to visit me and taught me how to make the most delicious Curried Red Lentil Salad.  Gary lives in Portland now, but grew up in Grand Prairie, Alberta which is very far North in

Paul's a Sweet Pea Soup
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/06/19/pauls-a-sweet-pea-soup-farmshare-cooking-weeks-1-and-2/
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Paul’s a Sweet Pea Soup/ Farmshare cooking weeks 1 and 2

   Our friend Paul is a sweet pea.  He is the beloved man of one of the very best people that I know (Kerthy).  He is a ridiculously good photographer and film DP.  Sometimes he takes a photo for this

Paul's a Sweet Pea Soup
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/06/19/pauls-a-sweet-pea-soup-farmshare-cooking-weeks-1-and-2/
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Paul’s a Sweet Pea Soup/ Farmshare cooking weeks 1 and 2

   Our friend Paul is a sweet pea.  He is the beloved man of one of the very best people that I know (Kerthy).  He is a ridiculously good photographer and film DP.  Sometimes he takes a photo for this

Spinach Salad with Strawberries,  Bacon and Spring Onions
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/06/14/kerthys-spinach-salad-with-strawberries-bacon-and-spring-onions-a-hedonists-guide-to-strawberries/
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Kerthy’s Spinach Salad with Strawberries, Bacon and Spring Onions/ A Hedonist’s Guide to Strawberries

Here is one of my very earliest food memories. I was 3 or 4 years old (I know because we moved a lot, and this happened at the house I lived in when I was 3 or 4).  It was

Spinach Salad with Strawberries,  Bacon and Spring Onions
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/06/14/kerthys-spinach-salad-with-strawberries-bacon-and-spring-onions-a-hedonists-guide-to-strawberries/
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Kerthy’s Spinach Salad with Strawberries, Bacon and Spring Onions/ A Hedonist’s Guide to Strawberries

Here is one of my very earliest food memories. I was 3 or 4 years old (I know because we moved a lot, and this happened at the house I lived in when I was 3 or 4).  It was

Chinotto Braised Pork with Baby Turnips
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Chinotto Braised Pork with Baby Turnips/ A Perfect Spring Dinner Party

Chinotto is an Italian cola that is flavoured with bitter orange.  It is fairly common or Canada (or at least it was in Vancouver when I was a kid) and I was wild about it as a teenager.  Here, in

Chinotto Braised Pork with Baby Turnips
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Chinotto Braised Pork with Baby Turnips/ A Perfect Spring Dinner Party

Chinotto is an Italian cola that is flavoured with bitter orange.  It is fairly common or Canada (or at least it was in Vancouver when I was a kid) and I was wild about it as a teenager.  Here, in

Salmon Ceviche
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/06/07/salmon-ceviche-inspired-by-chile/
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Salmon Ceviche (inspired by Chile)

My husband and I spent most of last January in Chile working on this puppet show and then traveling a bit.  It was a glorious southern hemisphere summer.  We ate a lot of terrific food, which I have been putting

Salmon Ceviche
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/06/07/salmon-ceviche-inspired-by-chile/
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Salmon Ceviche (inspired by Chile)

My husband and I spent most of last January in Chile working on this puppet show and then traveling a bit.  It was a glorious southern hemisphere summer.  We ate a lot of terrific food, which I have been putting