Shepherd’s Pie

I have had a love-hate relationship with exercise since I had my hip replaced and ongoing problems with my knee. After a hike that...

Harvest to Order launches

The non-profit Tahoe Food Hub has launched a new program, Harvest to Order (H20), for individuals and families to buy local, farm food. With...

The taste of Aloha spirit in Tahoe

Hawaii. Wild. Warm. Tropical. Snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters off the shores of the Big Island, swimming with dolphins and mantas in Kealakekua Bay,...

Cornish Hen Marinade

When I was a kid, my mom would have fancy parties for her and my dad’s friends. They were was always a huge deal...

Brown Butter

During these Dog Days of summer, I thought we’d do something simple. People seem to want to relax and not worry about anything. Directions...

Monte Cristo

While going on a walk with friends one night, we started talking about food and breakfast versus lunch; the Monte Cristo sandwich came up....

The Devil is in the Decorations

Tahoe City Library will host Cupcake Wars for ages 10 to 17 on July 27 from noon to 1 p.m. Do you have what it...

Orzo Salad

It’s summer and time for a lighter meal. This salad is great to serve on a warm night when you just don’t feel like...

Lawn to Table | Edible Flowers of the Sierra Nevada

On a social media network in early May, I, a Tahoe resident was looking for recommendations on how to keep dandelions from overtaking my...

Huevos Rancheros

When I wrote the recipe for Fruit Salsa in the last edition (available at TheTahoeWeekly.com), I mentioned using it for lunch and dinner items,...