Dandelion Capers

Dandelion Capers

Dandelions...Taraxacum officinale. Homeowners despise them and although I'm not quite yet a homeowner I do believe I've found the solution that will raise the lovely dandie from green lawn perfectionist's arch nemesis to a tasty value added condiment. Folks may I present the dandelion caper. Call me crazy but yes this actually works. Even better the capers actually taste great.

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Apple Pie Filling...for Spoon to Mouth Eating

Apple Pie Filling...for Spoon to Mouth Eating

Apple pie filling for pies? Who needs that. No crust necessary here, this lady's filling goes straight from jar to mouth. Unfortunately, this childhood, now adult-maintained autumnal habit has lead to some severe  cases of sugar rush, especially if an entire pint is consumed. Oops! For this reason I drastically reduce the sugar content of the filling and replace the majority of it with apple juice or cider.

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