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Salvage Shopping in Portland

A few years ago, I ran into a slightly sketchy looking store in outer SE on my way to a party. I was supposed to bring a dessert, and it was the only store I could find. I came away pleased with what I found and have visited the same little salvage grocery store on … Continue reading

Opening Day!

Many local farmer’s markets will open this weekend! We walked to our local market yesterday and enjoyed the live music and booths full of wonderful products. Brave the rain and find some good food. While farmer’s market prices tend to be a bit more expensive than buying through a buying club or on the farm, … Continue reading

Good Price on Coconut Milk

Azure shipped only half of what I ordered this week. Their website does not reflect current stock so this can happen, though I’ve never had it happen to this extent. Anyway, as my boys can’t have dairy right now I needed to find another source of coconut milk. I called New Seasons and Native Forest … Continue reading

Lemon Love!

We have discovered that our boys need to avoid dairy so I’ve been experimenting with new recipes. Our favorite combination this week has been a honey scone topped with lemon curd. I used Kimi’s lemon curd recipe. It was delicious! I used just yolks and only four (what I had available) and it turned out … Continue reading