• Asparagus with Pink Peppercorn Hollandaise

    Pink peppercorns add a fresh modern zip to the classic standby of hollandaise and asparagus.

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    Asparagus with Pink Peppercorn Hollandaise

    Asparagus Hollandaise
  • Baked Hot Chocolate

    This is a pretty amazing dish- a mix between cake, pudding, and hot chocolatey goodness. Perfect for cool spring nights. Recipe from the Essence of Chocolate by Joel Scharffenberger, Robert Steinberg, and Deborah Jones, book link: http://www.indiebound.org/book/9781401302382

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    Baked Hot Chocolate

    Baked Hot Chocolate
  • How to Brew an Infusion

    How to make any dried herb infusion. For a flower infusion reduce steeping time to 6 hours.

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    How to Brew an Infusion

    How to Brew an Infusion
  • Scotch Eggs

    Scotch Eggs are a delicious portable food from the British Isles. Eggs wrapped in sausage and fried? How could you go wrong? Leah Spinrad does it gluten free!

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    Scotch Eggs

    Scotch Eggs
  • Fire Cider Part 2

    The long awaited conclusion to my Fire Cider Tutorial. How to strain, store, and use your Fire Cider.

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    Fire Cider Part 2

    Fire Cider Part 2
  • December Menu

    A great menu of long-keeping vegetables. Beet Borscht, Turkey Stuffed Collard Greens, Roast Butternut Squash, Baked Apples

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    December Menu

    December Menu
  • How To: Poach an Egg

    Leah demos a brilliant way to poach eggs!

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    How To: Poach an Egg

    How To: Poach an Egg

Success Stories

“In our first session, I was able to let go of pain and anger that I had been holding onto for years.”

V. Adelle

“Working with Leah has been amazing! I have a much more positive attitude about life in general!”

-P. Shirley

May 12, 2014

Today has been a day filled with unbridled irrational optimism. The high was 80 degrees Jason mowed the lawn, I harvested violets. I stripped the bed and all the furniture, bleaching the whites and hanging it all out on the line. With blind faith in spring, I took the heated pad off of the mattress [...]

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On Cleaning a Birch Tree

I know I’ve been out of touch since the early spring. That seems to happen whenever I have big life changes. This time is no exception. In the last few months I’ve taken a new job as a massage therapist, become engaged, and moved to the Berkshires. In front of our new cottage is a [...]

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Looking Back: No Food Waste Challenge

Its been a month since I started my 30 day no food waste challenge. Which means its over!! Man,  I cannot wait to start throwing things away willy nilly again!! Just kidding. I couldn’t be happier with the purposeful way I have been using tops and ends and peels and what-have-you’s The first week was [...]

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