Weekend Herb Blogging

There’s Music in the Air! (WHB#408+n: Garlic)

Saturday, August 8th, 2015

pesto ingredients

summary: making basil pesto; our ‘Music’ garlic grew beautifully; information about garlic (Allium sativum) and WHB; (click on image(s) for larger views and more photos) Without garlic, I simply would not want to live. – Louis Diat Without music, life would be a mistake. – Friedrich Nietzsche WHB#408+n: Garlic (Allium sativum) Last fall, when I […] Continue reading »

Stir-fried Radishes and Swiss chard (WHB #437)

Saturday, June 14th, 2014

summary: stir-fried greens with radishes; magnetic poetry for spring: magnetic poetry; today’s poem; information on radishes and radish greens and WHB; (click on images for larger views and more photos) Weekend Herb Blogging (WHB)#437 Radish (Raphanus sativus) I can’t believe I forgot about Magnetic Poetry! I love this time of year! We were riding our […] Continue reading »

Potatoes and Pomegranate Seeds (WHB#383: Anardana)

Friday, May 10th, 2013

summary: recipe for aloo anardana (potato masala with pomegranate seeds); information about anardana and Weekend Herb Blogging; (click on images for larger views and more photos) Weekend Herb Blogging (WHB)#383 Anardana: Pomegranate (Punica granatum) seeds The other day, we rode to Indiatown to stock up on spices. And T announced that we needed anardana. We […] Continue reading »

fresh corn cakes (WHB#346: green chili)

Sunday, August 12th, 2012

summary: recipe for fresh corn cakes; information about green chillies and Weekend Herb Blogging; click on images for larger views and more photos Weekend Herb Blogging (WHB)#346 Green Chillies (Capsicum frutescens) A few weeks ago, Tanna (My Kitchen in Half Cups) posted about fresh corn cakes made with fresh corn and just the barest hint […] Continue reading »

Persian Rice (Tah Dig, “bottom of the rice”) – revisited (WHB#345: saffron)

Monday, July 30th, 2012

summary: recipe for Tah Dig (Bottom of the Rice), adapted from our recipe for Persian Rice in the BloggerAid cookbook; information about saffron and Weekend Herb Blogging;reminder about hunger; (click on image to see larger views and more photos) Weekend Herb Blogging (WHB) #345: saffron (Crocus sativus) I’ve been meaning and meaning to post about […] Continue reading »

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