Acorn Waffles

The three of us picked acorns last fall under the thinning leaves of a red oak. We made sure to leave behind the ones with holes, cracks or stains. We placed them on a tray in a single layer by the woodstove to dry. And even though we were careful with our selection, a few…

Banana and Walnut Waffles

It’s winter here in Connecticut. There’s not a lot of snow but it has been pretty darn cold. An overly ripe banana on the counter is the perfect opportunity to make waffles. Drizzled with pure maple syrup, these waffles will make you forget all about your nose hairs freezing when you step outside. Chopped walnuts give the waffles…

Secondhand Waffles

I have come into the habit of collecting. Now, this is very strange because I am one of those people that deletes all read emails immediately and throws out anything that doesn’t serve a purpose. I faithfully go through my closets every year to donate clothes and shoes that we no longer wear. I dislike clutter and probably…