Skip to main content

Posts

Featured

Each step along the way

Tonight I'm making the peach chutney.  It's takes time and I decided to enjoy it, photographing each step along the way.  This image is one of my favorites.  It's an early step -- the peaches have been scored at the bottom, put in a pot of simmering water for thirty seconds, then doused in ice water.  This makes it easier to peel the peaches but it also makes the color of the skins even more glorious.

Hours later. The chutney is simmering on the stove, leaving the house heavy with the smell of apple cider vinegar and brown sugar.  In a few minutes I will return to the kitchen and finish, putting the chutney in mason jars. 

Latest Posts

Unexpected hydrangeas

Beautiful at the broken places

The guardian

When Life winks

Something larger

Showing up for your life

the lost myth of planet earth

Summer fireflies

The feast of Peaches

tap your heels three times