Blueberry Cornmeal Cake

It’s that time again in Michigan.  That time, about mid-way through the summer, when it becomes glaringly apparent why I moved here (besides that thing about residency).  You can pick ALL the things yourself.



Zucchini Cornbread with Basil Butter

I live in a cave!

I am a cave lady.  Perhaps that’s one word, I’m not sure.  All the blinds have to stay closed all the day long because by 11AM today, it was 101 degrees outside.  Right now, at 3:15PM, it’s 108 degrees.

(Well, don’t tell the Weatherman, but I open the blinds in the bedroom for a little bit everyday because my basil baby – that is, my little basil plant – needs some sunlight.) (more…)