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Sea Change

Jun 12, 2013 in KITCHEN

[Minneapolis Star-Tribune] Jessica and I had the chance to dine at Sea Change last weekend. It’s a seafood (surprise) restaurant located in the Guthrie Theater at the Mill District in Minneapolis on the Mississippi River. I’m sure your first thought is of the somewhat ridiculous idea of seafood in the Midwest. Sure, we’ll never have Read the Rest…


May 24, 2013 in KITCHEN

That’s bacon, ramps, and tomato. It’s summertime (pretty much) and there’s nothing I love more than a BLT when it’s so nice outside. Especially once the tomatoes start to come in and you can pick them right out of your backyard. We’re not quite there yet, but the high season for ramps just passed. I’m Read the Rest…

The Garden Cometh

May 09, 2013 in DIRT

The weather has finally turned for the better here in the Midwest. For those unaware, it snowed one week ago. On May 1st. Insanity. So with that, the time has come to finally get the vegetable and herb garden going–whether using seeds started inside, or direct seeding right in your garden. As for what we Read the Rest…

Family Recipes: Oatmeal Wheat Bread

Apr 16, 2013 in KITCHEN

One of the other recipes that I came across in my mom’s massive collection was oatmeal wheat bread. Seeing as how I’m baking constantly these days, I thought it would be fun to try an older bread recipe and see how it came out. While I didn’t stick to it completely, I modified it (somewhat Read the Rest…