Tag: beet

apricot chicken and root veggies

Made this one up this morning so I imagine I’ll play around with it, but here’s the basic recipe for you to try.  Even my 13-year-old who has claimed to be disgusted by beets ate them without thinking twice. Ingredients: boneless, skinless chicken breasts…

lessons learned: what thinning plants can teach us about patience

Adopt the pace of nature:  her secret is patience.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson   One night last week after studying for tests and recounting the day’s “learning opportunities,” I headed outside while my daughter got ready for bed.  In spite of Evening knocking at the…