Margarita Fruit Salad for #RecipeReDux

Margarita Fruit Salad

Welcome to Rhubarb and Honey! If you’re new here and you like what you see, please subscribe to my RSS feed … or you can also find me on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest. Thanks for visiting!Yes, I know … three blog posts in the last three days … I can’t believe it either! I just [...]

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Blueberry and Raspberry Galette for #SundaySupper

Blueberry and Raspberry Galette

Who doesn’t love a summer barbeque? I know I do … and that’s why I’m participating in the Sunday Supper Movement’s Summer BBQ Party! Not familiar with the Sunday Supper Movement? Their mission is simple — to bring back Sunday supper around the family table in every home — and it’s a mission I can [...]

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In Our Grocery Bag: Week 5

Mac's Local Buys Week 5

Yes, my friends … it’s that time again. Time for another installment of … what’s in our CSA! As usual, this week’s Mac’s Local Buys CSA share was filled with tons of great foodstuffs from some familar names and some new ones as well. First up … our vegetable share from Three Rivers Community Farm [...]

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Marinated Cucumber and Onion Salad

Marinated Cucumber and Onion Salad

“A cucumber should be well sliced, and dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out, as good for nothing.” ~ Samuel Johnson Oh, Samuel … I must respectfully disagree. And that’s a good thing because it’s cucumber season … our last CSA share contained two beautiful cucumbers, and I just learned that we’ll be [...]

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In Our Grocery Bag: Week 4

Mac's Local Buys Week 4

So, in a surprising turn of events, our recent CSA share from Mac’s Local Buys was … just as awesome as ever! Had you going, didn’t I? Seriously, folks … The Chef and I have participated in other CSA’s prior to joining Mac’s Local Buys, and I can unequivocally say that this is the best [...]

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Slow-Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

Slow-Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

“Three tomatoes are walking down the street. A papa tomato, a mama tomato, and a little baby tomato. Baby tomato starts lagging behind. Papa tomato get angry, goes over to baby tomato, squishes him … and says, “Ketchup!” ~ Uma Thurman as Mia Wallace in Pulp Fiction Well, we’re not making ketchup today (nor are [...]

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Our 4th of July Menu + A Red, White, & Blue Printable!

4th of July Printable

Happy 4th of July, y’all! We’re experiencing some unseasonably perfect weather here in St. Louis so I have no doubt that everyone in town is planning to fire up their grills and cook up some delicious food as we celebrate our Nation’s independence today … and that’s exactly what The Chef and I will be [...]

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In Our Grocery Bag: Week 3

Mac's Local Buys Week 3

Hey there, my Rhubarb and Honey besties! Miss me? I had planned to share the details of our latest CSA share from Mac’s Local Buys with you last week, but what was supposed to be a short business trip to Philadelphia turned into a lengthy travel nightmare filled with cancelled flights and an unexpected stay [...]

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Small Batch Pickled Radishes

Pickled Radishes

“What do I know of man’s destiny? I could tell you more about radishes.” ~ Samuel Beckett I can’t tell you much about man’s destiny either … but what I can tell you is that when you pickle radishes, they become tart bundles of deliciousness. Yes, I just used the phrase “tart bundles of deliciousness.” [...]

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Spicy Homemade Breakfast Sausage

Spicy Breakfast Sausage

Let’s play a little game. Can you spy today’s recipe in my previous post? Okay, that was a pretty easy game, but I’m fairly certain one glimpse of my spicy homemade breakfast sausage will have you heading straight to the kitchen to make some. And why wouldn’t you? Making your own breakfast sausage takes only [...]

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Ad Hoc: Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Roasted Sweet Potatoes

The Chef and I recently made some delicious roasted sweet potatoes for a breakfast side dish, but truth be told, these “breakfast” sweet potatoes can really be served with any meal. Crispy on the outside, soft on the inside, and bursting with that unmistakable sweet potato flavor, roasted sweet potatoes really are a perfect side [...]

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In Our Grocery Bag: Week 2

Mac's Local Buys Week 2

As I mentioned in a recent post, The Chef and I are participating in a bi-weekly CSA offered by Mac’s Local Buys. This week was our second pick-up, and can I say, it was just as fabulous as last time! So, enough with the chit-chat, let’s get to … First up in our share were [...]

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Fire and Ice Pickles

Fire and Ice Pickles

A few weeks ago, The Chef and I had lunch at Bogarts Smokehouse, one of our favorite barbeque joints here in St. Louis. I always know what I’m going to order before I even step inside Bogarts — a plate of burnt ends with pit baked beans and barbecued pork skins. And I also know [...]

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A New Look + ZipList!

ZipList

Hello, my dear Rhubarb and Honey readers! Notice anything different? Yes, Rhubarb and Honey got a makeover! While I loved the previous look of the site, I’ve always longed for something a bit brighter … and this is it! So, whatcha think? Leave me your thoughts in the comments … and don’t worry … I [...]

In Our Grocery Bag: Week 1

In Our Grocery Bad: Week 1

So, I’m super-duper excited today, my friends … because The Chef and I picked up our first CSA share of the season this week! Not familiar with the CSA model? Simply put, community-supported agriculture (CSA) is a system of food distribution in which individuals purchase a “share” from a local farm (or through a vendor [...]

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Hunting The Wild Morel

Morel Mushrooms

A few weeks ago, my friends Paul and Liz went foraging for morel mushrooms, and they hit the jackpot. So much so that they offered up a box full of the prized ‘shrooms to The Chef and I, which we happily accepted! A few days ago, The Chef took a stroll through the woods directly [...]

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We Have Bees!

Bees!

Exciting news, my dear Rhubarb and Honey readers … The Chef and I have bees! Yes, you can officially count us among the ranks of backyard beekeepers! The Chef has long wanted to be an urban beekeeper, frequently talking about it throughout the years … and once we moved to the new house, which has [...]

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