Calculate your water footprint

Blog Action Day focuses on the water cause today, and water responsibility flows in many directions. Water challenges, from access to clean water to the footprint of bottled water, are on the rise.  We can make changes on a personal level, and the water footprint calculator makes it easy to move forward. Run the numbers and help stop the flow.




Chowder for the Wolf at the Door

When 10 pounds of potatoes and a couple dozen ears of corn show up unannounced, welcome them home to the chowder pot. After transforming our

Apple Soup Sendoff

Farewells bring on mingled emotions. Some signal “goodbyes” and others “so longs,” with hopes to stay connected even over long distances. When the time came

Peppered Corn Meal

Preparing the perfect polenta sounds easy enough, but around my kitchen, it takes added patience to work with the grainy flour ground from white or