Harvested Tomatoes

Honey Tomato Jam

Too Many Tomatoes? How about Making Honey Tomato Jam? When you have a bumper crop of tomatoes, you are probably like me and look for good things to make with those extras. Of course, as a last resort, you can freeze tomatoes whole, without pealing their skins. But, it’s so much more fun to try…

Thai Honey Peanut Chicken

The Boss’s Thai Birthday Celebration: Thai Honey Peanut Chicken We waited to celebrate #atlhoneyboy John Wright’s birthday until he came back from Costa Rica and decided to take him to a spectacular organic Thai restaurant, Siam Square, for his celebration. The food we had was spectacular, from organic Thai Basis Rolls to Green Curry. We…

Green Papaya Salad

Green Papaya Salad

Som Tam Thai Green Papaya Salad One of the things I do to relax is watch cooking shows. There are so many fine chefs with programs on PBS, the Food Network, the Cooking Channel. You can learn how to make Southern biscuits at 11:00 a.m. and make an authentic Mole at 11:30 a.m. What’s really…

Tray of Togetherness

Cardamon Citrus Fruit Salad

For Your Tray of Togetherness: Cardamon Citrus Fruit Salad All over the world Chinese people are celebrating the Lunar New Year. One of their traditions is to offer guest a Tray of Togetherness. The Tray has eight compartments and is often octagon-shaped. Foods symbolizing health, wealth, and long life are included. See http://chinesefood.about.com/od/foodfestivals/ig/new-year-food/Tray-of-Togetherness.htm. One often…