Tomato Sauce

This time of year the tomatoes from the garden are arriving fast and furious. My husband planted a lot of Roma this season and I can barely keep up with making sauce. This is not a recipe per se, but … Continue reading

Fresh Summer Tomato Salad

Summer and tomato is almost synonyms. The first of these beauties ripen around the 4th of July and continue giving fruit until frost. There is nothing to compare to the sweet juiciness of a sun ripened warm freshly picked tomato. … Continue reading

Swiss Woods Bee Balm Syrup

July and August… Hot, humid, and crazy busy, at least here in the Mid Atlantic. The farm stands are popping with fresh produce and my roots draw me to freezing and canning like a salmon swimming upstream. Werner says I … Continue reading