Searching for Seasonal

One of the great advantages of living in a place so full of great produce is that you can get some amazing fruits and vegetables. The problem is that you need to be able to pick what will be best.

Now, figuring that out has never been one of my strengths. I mostly had to make that decision based on price and quality. Now, thanks to Stauffers, I found this amazing little chart. SeasonalMany of the grocery stores have been pushing hard to let everyone know that their providers are all local. In this case, they built a page http://www.skh.com/supermarketdepartmentsgrown-local describing what grows where and when things are best.

Enjoy the chart!

NY Strip Steak

So we’re back! We had a wonderful vacation where we got to see my parents and travel around a bit as well as visit friends and have an amazing time! Here’s a picture of us finally all together after about two years. Continue reading

La Taberna Culinaria

Last weekend we had our first visit to this great little place called La Taberna Culinaria which translates to The Culinary Tavern. When you first walk in you are greeted by a blackboard with the specials written in chalk. Things like Duck with orange and cinnamon, Octopus and Mango, Steak Tartare and a variety of interesting pizzas woke our curiosity.

Specials at Taberna Culinaria Continue reading