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...

Grilled Tomato and Cheese Sandwich

You could be wondering: “Why is Smitty giving us such a simple recipe as grilled tomato and cheese?” After all, besides Kraft macaroni and...

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...

Couple releases “Pow and Chow” | Plant-based cookbook for powder days

Quirky, outdoorsy illustrator Hannah Eddy and her husband Tim Eddy have been busy over the past year snowboarding, skateboarding, playing music, travelling and creating...

Curry Paste

My vegetarian friend told me she loves curry. Being nosy, I like to find out the reason why people are vegetarians. Don’t get me...

Chocolate Blueberry Cake

I have a recipe for you, and it is one that was requested by my boss. It all started a couple of months ago...