Food Focus: Menu Mexicano!

Food Focus: Menu Mexicano!

It’s funny how seemingly random things come together sometimes. Saturday I bought mole from Annabelle’s Garden at the Market. Sunday morning I read in the Star about the recent Indy Chef Chicks dinner and the mole that Julie Bolejack made for it. For our Sunday family...
Food Focus: Plum Perfect!

Food Focus: Plum Perfect!

What could be more perfect than a plum? Jewel tones, translucent flesh, sweet or tart; they are a little mysterious and absolutely delicious! They make a wonderful dessert, a great complement to other foods and pair beautifully with some of our favorite things. Here...
Food Focus: Beautiful Beans!

Food Focus: Beautiful Beans!

Beautiful bushels of fresh green beans are in season! They can be jazzed up a million different ways and make the perfect side dish for any summer entree! Green Beans with Mushrooms and Crispy Onion Rings adapted from Real Simple Ingredients: 1/2 small red onion, cut...
Food Focus: Rich and Redemptive Roots!

Food Focus: Rich and Redemptive Roots!

They’re the essence of earthy. Sheltered in the ground, but reaching up through their leaves to pull the benefits from the fresh air and the sun, they are reborn when we dig them up to nourish our bodies with their goodness. They are robust root vegetables like...
Food Focus: Expand Your Horizons!

Food Focus: Expand Your Horizons!

It’s always easiest to stick with your tried-and-true recipes and ingredients — the ones we know and feel comfortable with. But every once in a while it’s good to be adventurous and strike out in a new direction. Find something at the Market that...