Susan Lynch cooks up farm-to-table fare for NH Breast Cancer Coalition fundraiser

Saturday, September 10, 2016 Carolyn Choate 0
Former NH First Lady Dr. Susan Lynch, a pediatric specialist and healthy eating advocate for all ages, will present a New Hampshire fall harvest, farm-to-table cooking demonstration and conversation with breast cancer survivor and activist Carolyn Choate to benefit the NH Breast Cancer Coalition on Thursday, Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. at Albee Phillips Kitchen & Bath Specialists, 83 West Pearl St., Nashua. Tickets are $10. READ MORE
The Barking Tomato

Easter Sundays: What a Headache

Thursday, March 24, 2016 Carolyn Choate 0
Of course, I awoke those spring mornings to the requisite Easter basket filled with green cellophane grass and heaps of jelly beans in Red #40, Yellow #5, Green #3, and Blue #1; not to mention bunches of beautiful pastel foil-wrapped chocolate eggs and, the crown jewel of the Easter candy crowd, a foot-tall, hollow milk chocolate bunny with solid chocolate ears. Breakfast? I was perfectly satisfied; stoked on a massive sugar high which, when combined with Aquanet, to hold my curls after sleeping with mom’s foam rollers, I could recite the week’s Bible verse, Luke 24: 46-47, in 10 seconds flat: Thus it is written, and thus it behooved Christ to suffer, and to rise from the dead the third day: And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem. READ MORE
The Barking Tomato

These are a Few of my Favorite (Foodie) Things

Monday, December 21, 2015 Carolyn Choate 0
With the magic of Christmas less than a week away, I thought I’d share a few of my favorite foodie things – both old and new – in case there’s a food-lover on your list you haven’t checked off yet. Or, even better, maybe you’re the food-lover taking a shine to an idea (or two) of mine. Feel free to send to Santa! READ MORE
The Barking Tomato

Lessons & Confessions of a Tomato Convert

Monday, September 28, 2015 Carolyn Choate 0
I have four shelves of proof of my tomato bumper crop – waxed paper quart containers, freezer bags, and plastic tubs – that will be gone by January. (If not sooner.) Roasted Tomato Rustic Sauce, whose ridiculously easy recipe from Stonewall Kitchen, I thank God for – and share with you here. READ MORE
The Arts

‘Flatpacking Santorini’: One-woman photo exhibit exploring Greece, post-double mastectomy

Sunday, September 20, 2015 Carolyn Choate 0
On Saturday, October 3, 2015, St. Philip Greek Orthodox Church, 500 W. Hollis Street, Nashua, will hold its third annual Taverna Night of live Greek music, dancing, and mezzethakia – traditional finger foods, desserts, and cash bar – from 7 to 11 p.m. with a little extra “Opa!” on the side courtesy of Nashua resident, Carolyn Choate, who will present her first-ever photo exhibit, “Flatpacking Santorini,” during the festive evening. READ MORE