Monthly Archives: December 2016

Ground Floor Farm, Stuart, FL

I was out wandering around Stuart, Florida searching for morning  coffee when I stumbled onto well-irrigated and suspended produce evidencing Ground Floor Farm. I stopped in on my way back and picjed up some heirloom cherry tomatoes and some freshly harvested … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Photographs, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Strangeways Brewing 

Today s a bad attitude Wednesday after I could not get a simple graphic masked, so I hopped into my walking shoes and strode to Strangeways Brewing in RVA to burn up a gift card earned during better work days this summer.  The … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Photographs, Richmond | Leave a comment

Vegetable soup

The season is moving on toward winter so I thought I would try an almost completely vegetable, except for that bit of rendered turkey fat I was trying to use up to sweat the garlic, onion, celery and carrot. To … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

White bean, andouille sausage soup

As we are in Southern wimpy winter and after checking a number of recipes I decided on a white bean, andouille sausage soup project. The recipes suggested the holy trinity plus garlic and I thought what a perfect way to … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, Photographs | Leave a comment

Roaring Pines Dry Goods

I was running around Richmond and ended up out of my normal range in Roaring Pines Dry Goods and Coffee Bar on Union Hill and enjoyed a Coffee Egg Custard in the laid back store. Lots of sodas on tap … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Photographs, Richmond | Leave a comment

Turkey bone broth soup

I am just back from Florida so I finally have a chance to enjoy the Thanksgiving turkey leftovers and made a broth by boiling the meat off the turkey bones and adding onions, kale, carrots and egg noodles along with … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, Food, Photographs, Richmond | Leave a comment

Sorry Charlie’s, Savannah

After searching out The Book Lady Book Store in Savannah, I headed for the river and remembered the Sorry Charlie’s Oyster Bar neon sign from a previous visit and finally indulged in Shrimp and Grits, which was a bit spicy and very nice … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Photographs, Travel | Leave a comment