Preparing for Semester Two (banana bread and bone broth)

Somewhere between surviving the first semester of law school, running a marathon, and trying to have some semblance of an outside “life,” I fell behind on my food blogging.  Which is terrible, for a couple reasons. I love food, I love sharing food, and having an outlet in the kitchen and sharing the results in…

Uncluttered Banana Bread

Yesterday was an unfathomably warm day in Rapid City.  The thermometers went five degrees into the triple digits en route to setting a new record high temperature for June 14th.  As luck would have it, I also had 14 miles on my marathon training schedule for the day.  I had eight miles of marathon-goal pace…

Buckwheat Banana Bread

For the first 22.5 years of my life, I didn’t like plain bananas.  I’d tolerate them in bread, but only if other people made that bread (the texture, the peeling, the mushiness…I just couldn’t deal with it).  But as I recognized a need for natural sweetness to replace my former reliance on brown sugar, I needed…