Purple Cauliflower: Edible “Bouquet” from Vashon Island WA

Vashon Island is a travel destination reached by a 20 minute ferry boat ride from Seattle, WA.  Notable commercial growers and small organic grower operations provide a cornucopia of fruits, vegetables  and flowers to local markets and farmer’s markets.  My sister sent me a special gift packed in my husband’s carry-on luggage.  She was a bit mysterious about it while noting, “be sure and refrigerate it”.  Indeed, (upon unwrapping) it was the most beautiful colored vegetable I had ever seen.  It was like a Purple “Bouquet” of flowers….except  […]

First Brunch of 2016- The Mission

One of the things I love most about living where I do is the amazing weather we have during these winter months.  While many are thinking about shoveling driveways or whether school will actually start Monday, I was concerned with getting a beautiful table reserved for a family brunch this weekend.  The hubby and I Read more about First Brunch of 2016- The Mission[…]