a tomato sandwich

This is not so much a recipe as it is a reminder. A reminder that if you have a farmer’s market nearby and two legs to take you there, I challenge you to get to it ASAP. Because I guarantee your market, like mine, is offering a whole wonderful world of giant juicy jewel-toned tomatoes…

garlic scape pesto + pesto pizza sandwich

You know how there are those movies that everyone loves that are actually based on an earlier movie, but no one knows about the first movie, and you have to try to defend the little-known original even though it may look a little funky (it was made in the 80s after all) and has actors…

radish & cucumber sandwiches with gingery cream cheese

At last! Michigan is settling into springtime, and I know your social calendar is filling up with garden parties. (I’ve actually never been to a garden party, but I love the image these two words invoke: parasols, tea cups, strolls among the rose bushes, etc.) If you are one of the lucky ones with a garden party…