Featured Chef at U.S. Wellness Meats!

We are excited and honored to announce that She Cooks…He Cleans was selected by U.S. Wellness Meats to be December’s Featured Chef!  We have been ordering grassland meats, compassionate certified pork, and shrimp from U.S. Wellness Meats for several months and have always been happy with the quality of the products and the excellent customer… Continue reading Featured Chef at U.S. Wellness Meats!

Thanksgiving Round-up

Thanksgiving is our favorite holiday.  For a cook, there is nothing quite so satisfying as planning, cooking, and serving up a feast to your family or friends. One giant meal for the day, with lots of nibbling and snacking in between.  I look forward to that first stolen bite of turkey, the privilege of which… Continue reading Thanksgiving Round-up

Lessons Learned the Hard Way

I’ve been catching up on my internet food browsing over the last couple of days, and couldn’t help but notice the preponderance of recipes for peanut butter pie.  Sadly I came to realize that these recipes are a tribute to the life of Mikey Perillo, a man who collapsed and died suddenly of a heart… Continue reading Lessons Learned the Hard Way

The Worst Of … Food Photos that say “No Thanks!”

Looking back through my library of food photos, I had to laugh at some of my shots that I will charitably classify as “didn’t turn out at expected”.  Some could have been prevented by taking a good look at the subject while wearing reading glasses, since at my age everything is basically blurry if it’s… Continue reading The Worst Of … Food Photos that say “No Thanks!”

“Pine Mouth” – A Personal Account

The title of this post might sound like what might happen if you brush your teeth with pine needles, but it’s about a little known, mysterious ailment that occurs after eating some types of pine nuts.  It has happened to me, twice now, and it is exceedingly unpleasant!  Since I recently posted a recipe containing… Continue reading “Pine Mouth” – A Personal Account