Featured Food: Cabbage

Shirley’s Deliciously Improvisational Cabbage Soup Ingredients 3 quarts beef broth or bullion, or better yet, stewed beef bones ½ onion 1 stalk celery ½ pound of mushrooms ¼ cup vermouth ½ medium green… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Lilac

Lilac It’s spring time and between the showers and sun, it’s perfect weather for flower watching. It seems like everywhere you look there is a new bit of living color popping up to… Continue reading

Fun: The Petrified Forest

The Petrified Forest Imagine, if you will, that it is 3.4 million years ago, and you are standing in a tall grove of redwood trees, surrounded by ferns, in a prehistoric Calistoga, California.… Continue reading