Katie Stew

A rich, simmering blend of my favorite things

August 20, 2012
by katie

Apple Sauce

Last week I made apple sauce for the first time. I have an apple tree in my back yard. The fruit finally ripened and the tree was hanging heavy with the fruit. I thought that the branches were going to … Continue reading

August 16, 2012
by katie

Awesome Pasta

Technically, this recipe should probably be called something like, “Spicy Tomato-Cream Sauce with Italian Sausage and Egg Noodles”. However, a few years back when this was a regular favorite, I didn’t bother to give it a name and it became generally … Continue reading

August 15, 2012
by katie


The last few weeks, I’ve been blown away by the summer flowers at the Farmer’s Market. There has been a profusion of sunflowers. They are gigantic and beautiful. Each week they are a bit more extravagant. Bursts of yellow as … Continue reading

August 10, 2012
by katie
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Corn Casserole

This summer, I’ve been craving the food of the South. I’ve been looking for comfort foods, full of summer vegetables and love. I had some leftover sauteed corn from a bbq I went to last weekend, and decided to use … Continue reading