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Why Dark Chocolate Is Better Than Milk Chocolate

I recently read a well-written and hilarious, yet completely misguided and, dare I say, inaccurate article touting the superiority of milk chocolate over dark chocolate. To sum it up, the author centers most of her opening argument around Halloween candy and the Hershey’s mini bag, then goes on to state “facts” that she believes support…

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Planting Garlic

So, I’m a little behind in planting garlic… I think. I meant to do it last month before the fall window closed, but somehow it is now mid-December! Luckily, I live in a mediterranean climate that is quite forgiving of procrastination. This is actually my first time planting garlic so I’m excited to see how…

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The Power of Gratitude

I don’t have a food recipe or gardening how-to for you today, but I thought it would particularly suiting for the holiday to reflect on a different kind of recipe: a recipe for the heart. Gratitude. What is gratitude and what does it look like? Why gratitude? And how can we cultivate more of it…

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