Radish Chips

Radish Chips

Often times in life we have preconceived notions of how things should be. We build up people, places--in my case an overly complex radish based horseradish sauce-- and create these ideals that will inevitably never attain our lofty expectations. Today life gave me that pleasant little reminder that plan, formulate as much as I'd like the best things often just happen, surprise us and give us that kick-in-the-butt reminder why being present in the here and now is so incredibly important.

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Purple Haze Carrot Curls

Purple Haze Carrot Curls

Purple Haze?! Yes Purple Haze. No I am not getting out the rubber bands and homemade tie-dye kit or soaking these little dandies in beet juice or heavens those dreadful blue no. 1 and red no 3. No folks, this little classic rock song referenced carrot is actually purple skinned and orange cored all on its own. No stained fingers or toxic food colorings necessary!

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Spiced Poppy Seed Apple Chips

Spiced Poppy Seed Apple Chips

Apple chips. Snore. It seems like everyone has done them. Slice and dry. Been there done that. And if you have read any of my other posts the usual really isn't quite good enough for me. As one of my grandmother's favorite culinary TV personalities Emeril Lagasse would say, "Let's crank it up a notch!"

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