Tempeh Fricassee

Two things happened on Thursday that had me Googling around for a recipe. I found a small puff ball in my front yard and I picked up a case of tempeh with my buying club order. So I found this recipe, Tempeh and Wild Mushroom Fricassee, and considering it had 20...

Amish Cutting Board

At the historic preservation conference I attended in Lanesboro, one of the options was to go on an Amish tour. Being that I’ve never done that, and have always wanted to, I signed up and boarded the bus. The Amish have to make money some way, and since...

Spud Boy

Terry and I went to Lanesboro, MN this week. I think we’re just about the only people I know who haven’t been to this picturesque little river town and I’m so glad we rectified that. Wow! Arriving after dark, we drove down, down, down into the valley...

White-Nose Syndrome

Last night I successfully netted bat #2 for the 2013 season. I carefully left the net outside for it to extricate itself. As much as I hate bats in the house, I love what they do for us outdoors. Eating as many as 1,000 mosquitos an hour, what would we do without...