Cooking by the Book

Join me every month to discuss different cookbooks and authors at Garfield Community Center, 1600 NW Quincy Street, for Cooking by the Book! Choose a recipe from the month’s theme, whether it be a specific cookbook, author, cuisine, etc., and bring it to share and discuss. For April, I made “Marshmallow Pretzel Bars” from No […]

Splashes of Color

Winter is gone!  Okay, sometimes it doesn’t feel like spring. Yet. But cabin fever is over. It’s time to brighten up our living spaces. If you are feeling crafty, you can surf the craft stores for bright fabrics. These are perfect for making your own curtains and pillows. Don’t have the time, or inclination? Discount […]

Got eggs? Learn About Raising Chickens in the City

 Didn’t make it to the program?  Check out the PowerPoint and handouts at the bottom of this post! The popularity and prevalence of small chicken flocks in urban neighborhoods has skyrocketed in the past five years.  Maybe you’ve been tempted to jump on the trend and benefit from the fresh eggs and animal companionship chickens […]