I live in a very rural area where we are on a well and septic system. I am a city girl, New Jersey, to be exact, and we were on city water and sewer. I never realized the difficulty, until recently, did not realize how well water can wreak havoc on our clothes. When we […]
This could become your go-to salad because of its ease of preparation. It makes a great lunch of leftovers and is delicious. I hope you enjoy it as much as my family does. The Best, Always, Margaret
If I could bottle a fragrance, it would be of a grilled vegetable pizza. Seriously, this is delicious. I would probably eat it everyday. I hope you enjoy it as much as we do! The best, always, Margaret
I absolutely love this time of year. The gardens are beginning to supply us with delicious foods. I wanted to give you a recipe for blackberry pie but the they were all eaten before I had a chance. All the best, always, Margaret
Boat Food’s Outdoor Epicurean continues with a series of real crowd pleasing pasta salads. This salad can be made ahead of time and place in a cooler to take to a game, a boat or your dinner table. Pasta Capri is perfect for a warm weather night. Enjoy.
Boat Food is making its way ever so slowly to the printing stage. It has been 15 months since i first endeavored on this project. I need to tell, i am hooked on writing. Boat Food has been a lot of fun. My kitchen was kept up as I learned early on to clean up […]
The Outdoor Epicurean encourages day trips. We live in or near interesting towns and weget so caught up in our daily routines that we forget to go out and see what beauty is around us. It does not have to be expensive. It is good advise to pack a light lunch and water for the […]
This recipe continues with The Outdoor Epicurean’s goal of providing you with easy to make and delicious pasta salads that can be enjoyed at a picnic or at home during a hot summer night. The salad can be made in advance and transported to the picnic in a chilled wide mouth thermos. The best always, […]
I am finally getting around to preparing my Amaryllis from the winter holidays. While I was sorting the laundry, The Outdoor Epicurean finds herself with a lot of mismatched socks. An idea hit me. Why not use the mismatched sock s to store my bulbs. The fabric will let the bulbs get air and the […]
I love this time of year when the strawberries are in full bloom. I remember as a child attending a strawberry festival every year with my family. We would get a string on our wrist and this would entitle us to eat as many strawberry shortcakes as we could. I thought it would be fitting […]
The Outdoor Epicurean has a delicious mushroom recipe that could become your go-to appetizer. You can substitute shrimp or a mild fish in place of the crab meat. Enjoy!
The Outdoor Eepicurean The Outdoor Epicurean has been very busy editing the final draft of it’s cookbook. From previous posts she told us that she took the manuscript on holiday to a remote island free of distraction. Another item is was free of is internet. Alas, I retreated to our little home and finished the […]
The Outdoor Epicurean thinks this could easily become one of your go to recipes. The pasta salad is pretty as a picture and just as delicious. It is vegetarian and is a great picnic food or contribution to a potluck and church supper. I have taken it to work as a quick […]
The Outdoor Epicurean is beginning a series of pasta salad recipes that will make you life a lot easier. The beautiful of pasta salad is that it can be made and advance. If the recipe calls for fresh ingredients, they can be added at the last minute. Pasta salad can be beautiful as well as […]