Author Archives: kunstkitchen

About kunstkitchen

Visual artist and writer hunting words, languages, visions, and insight in my kitchen - connecting Art (Kunst) and culture and slow food cooking. Credits: Do not own a microwave oven and never have. Do not own a food processor. Chopped veggies in a Zen monastery for a weekend. (Seriously) Classically trained artist. Paint and draw with traditional materials. Live in the Northland where it's six months of winter. Appreciate the little things in life. Sharing food and art experiences and the lessons that my talented and generous friends have given me.

Weekly Photo Challenge – Unusual = A Cactus Grows Outside in Minnesota

Brian has a pretty garden. This spring I noticed this cactus growing in his garden! This is Minnesota where the temperatures go down to -20 F in winter and sometime -40F with wind chill! This cactus lives outside all year. Continue reading

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Yellow Squash Noodles with Spinach Recipe – Summer Garden Fresh Veggies

At the July Monthly Book Club meeting Martha brought fresh zucchini and yellow summer squash to give away.  I am very grateful to Martha for the chance to try out making a noodle recipe for Yellow Squash. Continue reading

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Bridge = Weekly Photo Challenge – Imagine

Bridge – This weeks photo challenge reminds me of the many times I drove across the bridge years back. The most harrowing time was during a rain storm Continue reading

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Blueberry Muffins Recipe – Cake Flour

Brunch on Sunday demands something fun and easy to make and eat. That’s what I am looking for…. waiting for this recipe to come out of the oven. Continue reading

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Spinach Muffin Recipe = Soy Milk, Banana & Spinach Combine

The secret to the success of this spinach muffin recipe is the added banana and vanilla.  Continue reading

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