Archive for October, 2010

Butternut Squash Soup

Posted on Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 12:43 pm
Butternut Squash Soup

It’s been unseasonably warm in NY the last few days, so I thought it unwise to tempt you with hot soup. Thankfully, the temperature has fallen to a more autumn-appropriate degree and soup is back on the menu. Last weekend at the farm one of my finds was butternut squash, a very intimidating vegetable. My [...]

A Weekend in the Woods

Posted on Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 4:29 pm
Fall Foliage

This past weekend, we escaped to my parents cabin in upstate NY. It was everything a weekend in the woods should be; there was a whole lot of relaxing, a visit to a farm, some fishing and boating on the river, and even cider of the alcoholic variety. We visited a country farm and scored [...]

Roasted Spiced Sweet Potato Wedges

Posted on Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 at 11:18 am
Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Oh Dining Detour, how I have been neglecting you. In my defense, September was ridiculously busy; I was in the Bahamas for a quick weekend, Trish got engaged! Celebrated Christina’s bridal shower and bachelorette in AC,  The Opera season opened, I moved out of my beach house (tears), and Joanna got engaged!  Okay, I am [...]