Ahh…. sweet corn

“Sex is good. But not as good as fresh, sweet corn” –Garrison Keillor My grandparents owned and lived on a corn farm.  There were lots of other things grown there at different times, but while I was around, there were three main crops.  Corn, grass hay, and tulips.  The boys did all the haying while we…

Freezing Kale

Is kale still all the craze?  I was a little late to that party… too many hours in food service arranging the near-plastic green stuff around salad bars and catering trays. And even though I had conceded to eat it, my kale consumption was largely restricted to kale chips and a heartier version of Chard…

Tomato Tart Fanciness

Only a few of you know this, but I’m not a huge fan of tomatoes.  I’ve kept it a secret because I’m a grower and seller of a many varieties of tomatoes.  Over the years I have acquiesced to eating cooked tomatoes, but I’m still developing a taste for the raw ones.  This summer I…