Lavender Shortbread Cookies with Conebella Farm Cultured Butter

Recipes bring back strong memories of the people who shared them with us. Ingredients, too, can have strong associations with people who love those ingredients. So, for me, this recipe packs some heavy emotions. It makes me miss a dear friend who shared the recipe with me. We were neighbors at the time she invited […]


Pear-Cheddar Galette

Pears fell from heaven during my childhood. Okay, well, not quite. But they did fall from several trees in my family’s front yard. When my family purchased the property, the fruit trees were aged and unkempt, but they still produced an abundance of fruit. My friends and I collected the fallen pears, careful of yellow […]