And then there’s Radish Greens Smoothies

Being the connoisseur of locally-grown produce that I am, I packed my bag up this morning and took the 45-minute trek to the greenmarket (read: farmers' market) nearest my house. For a reason still unknown to me, I decided to purchase a bundle of spicy radishes. I'm guessing the decision had something to do with the fact that they cost $1, and definitely not that fact that I rarely enjoy and often despise radishes. When I got home, I had a good three-minute stare down with the radishes, ...

Jazzed-Up Granola Bars

SNOW. I may have had to dream of a white Christmas, but I'm happy to say I won't be suffering though a snowless January. A snowstorm moved through quietly this week, leaving the Midwest in a momentary standstill as the plows  fueled up.  A few cold-blooded souls grumbled as they slid deeper into their Snuggies (ok, probably more than a few souls), but the rest of us strapped in, buttoned up and en-scarved ourselves as we bounded outdoors. PLAYTIME. Snowy activities may include but aren't limited to: skiing, ...