Eggs in a Nest

 So, call me a little bit crazy but I've added one more commitment to my slightly over-committed life: I joined a book club....more

Seared Scallops and Wilted Greens

Welcome to the NEW and improved A Spicy Perspective! I'm so excited about my site makeover and hope you find it easier to use and aesthetically pleasing. Here are a few of the features I hope you'll enjoy: All the recipes are categorized in the blue toolbar to make it easy to find what you are looking for....more

Got a Balcony? Grow Your Own Fresh Food in 2010!

My balcony garden makes me proud though all it produces is chard, since I've managed to serial kill all the herbs. The sunny SoCal weather has my chard plants -- which I planted in May -- feeding me through the winter, but I have a problem: I want more chard! This is what I have now (I just harvested): ...more

Thanks for all the info! I have a large garden but want to supplement it with container ...more