In honor of my daddy, I am reposting a story I wrote previously, it is up on my National Food Examiner column. If you haven't read it in the past I hope you will enjoy a daughter's memories of a very special man.
My daddy, never dad or father but daddy, loved to grow vegetables that along with fishing were his joys. I can’t rant and rave about his cooking skills, he could ruin a steak or burger on the grill in a New York minute but he could grow veggies. It was never one variety of tomatoes it was plum, big boy, cherry, yellow and other varieties or the cucumbers were the regular ones you know from salads, pickling cucumbers and lemon cucumbers.
Read the full story: My daddy, a one man CSA - Happy fathers day