Roasted Carrots with Manchego Carrot-Top Pesto and Sherry-Orange Vinaigrette

One of our family’s favorite children’s books is “Tops and Bottoms” by Janet Stevens. In it, a wily rabbit farms a bear’s land while the lazy bear sleeps the day away. Their deal is to split the harvest, each of them either getting the “tops” or the “bottoms” of each plant. You can just imagine … Read moreRoasted Carrots with Manchego Carrot-Top Pesto and Sherry-Orange Vinaigrette

Sautéed Beet Greens with Pickled Stems

I have a friend who loves beets but never uses the greens when they come attached to the beets. She knows that I love them, so she dutifully passes them through the window to me at carpool rather than let them go to waste. I’m not sure if my friend doesn’t care for them or … Read moreSautéed Beet Greens with Pickled Stems