Artichoke Madness + RECIPE: Artichoke & Hollandaise

You guys!!!  I bought my very first artichoke!!!!  Ever. And I was so excited about it!!!!  I bought it pre-Valentine’s Day (for five whole dollars much to Mr. Carrot’s dismay) because it seemed like the sexiest most romantic thing to eat on Valentine’s Day and therefore obviously worth $5 but then….. I waited over a…

Carrot Metabolism + RECIPE: Sweet & Spicy Pumpkin Chili

My Carrot husband is back to work at his greenhouse gig for the spring season.  Back to working super duper hard and burning millions of calories every day.  Only two weeks back and he’s already starving.  All the time.  Like starving so bad his stomach feels like a big hollow cavern two hours after he eats….