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Chive Flower and Spring Pea Tartines

Among my many farmer’s market purchases this week were fresh chives, with lovely lilac blooms. Chive flowers are edible, great in stir fries and salads. However, they have a strong onion flavor,  so you don’t want to pop a whole bloom in your mouth. I also purchased some fresh,

Roasted Red Pepper and Avocado Tartines

When we moved from Texas to Northern Virginia about 10 years ago, the seasons were very distinct, starting and ending as expected. We did not have winter extending until April, like this year.  I did not realize the impact of this crazy weather on plants until, like I have done this time every

Grown Up Grilled Cheese

Grilled Cheese sandwiches seem to be the “in” thing right now. Innovative versions are all over the web. Restaurants focusing on just customized grilled cheese sandwiches are popping up everywhere too. Many years ago when I was a child, I despised grilled cheese sandwiches. The thought