Soncek Sije - the adventures of a new mom and new farmer

Adopting an eight year old boy and becoming the steward of 23 acre property on a northwestern gulf island in the same year = steep learning curve for this woman. An avid beekeeper and organic gardener - I am attempting to grow food, fun and family. My mistakes along the way may save you some headaches....more

Simple and Indulgent: A 3-Course Dinner for One

Cooking for number one? Chef and food media personality and promoter, Karine Backhoum who appears regularly as a judge on the Iron Chef, prepared some single serve recipes for Single Edition Members. Endive, Grape and Walnut Salad With Crumbled Gorgonzola Cheese ...more

Recipes to Boost Brain (Including California Garlic), Breakfast With Jake & Reese

I had breakfast next to Jake Gyllenhaal and Reese Witherspoon yesterday. True, this has absolutely nothing to do with garlic or my post, but I can't stop thinking about it and thought it was a good attention grabber. Okay - it's out of my system. We can proceed. However, for all of you wondering, they are both as good looking - if not more so - than they appear on the big screen. Where was I? Oh, yes...back to California heirloom garlic. ...more