So, God made a Farmer

And on the 8th day, God looked down on his planned paradise and said, “I need a caretaker” — so, God made a Farmer. God said, “I need somebody willing to get up before dawn, milk cows, work all day in the fields, milk cows again, eat supper, then go to town and stay past … Read more

Cider

by Linda Heins Fall is a time when a person can savor the bounty of the earth, laugh at how our breath on a crisp morning makes us look like dragons and practice trust falling onto a freshly raked pile of bright, crunchy leaves. At this time of year my mind travels back before cell … Read more

Spicy Asian Wing Sauce

1 C Pineapple Juice 2 T Orange Zest 2 T Minced Garlic 1 T Sesame Oil 1/2 C Soy Sauce 1/2 C Mirin (Rice Wine) 1 C Sugar 2 T Minced Ginger 2 T Minced Green Onion 2 tsp Crushed Red Pepper Flakes Cook all ingredients over medium heat until boiling and sugar is dissolved. … Read more

Sriracha-Lime Wing Sauce

3 T Butter 3 Garlic Cloves, minced ½ C Hot sauce Juice of ½ Lime Zest of 1 Lime 3 T Honey 1 T Orange Juice ½ tsp Kosher Salt Melt butter in small saucepan over medium heat. Add garlic and stir until fragrant, about 1 minute. Stir in remaining ingredients and heat just to a simmer. … Read more

Crispy Chicken Wings

2 Lbs chicken wings, cut into drums and flats ¾ C Cornstarch, divided ¼ C Flour 2 tsp Baking powder 2 tsp Salt 1 tsp Each of pepper, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika 2/3 C Water Vegetable or peanut oil for frying In a bowl, toss the wings with ¼ C Cornstarch until coated. Place … Read more