Category Archives: garden
How is it that we’re planting tomatoes and peppers and basil already? It’s starting to feel like summer and it’s not even May. I’ve started craving tomato-mozzarella salads, scrambled eggs with poblanos, stuffed and fried zucchini blossoms! Whoa… I have … Continue reading
Remember how nice it was when Dana had the ladies over for lunch? Well, now it was my turn! Lunch, I thought, would be the perfect occasion to highlight Poppy’s and Ginger’s generous gifts to us. As I mentioned in … Continue reading
Our seasons in Santa Monica are a little strange. The sun can be hidden for the entire month of June and we sometimes have heat spells in November. It’s hard to know when the season change happens–unless you look in … Continue reading
I’m not ready for guava season to be over. It started in late August and is ending just about now. Only a few are left on the tree. I grew up eating pineapple guavas from this very tree, planted by … Continue reading
One of the best meals I had in Paris was at Le Café des Musées in the Marais. I had been there the year before with my daughter and, sitting at the wide-open, full-length windows, we’d spotted about four or … Continue reading
It’s a tres huevos day!