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Late Freeze

The weather this fall was oddly warm in the Mid-west. We didn’t have a real...

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My Dad’s Hands

It was my Dad’s birthday a couple of days ago, the 4th of December. Even...

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Blueberries, Romance and Scones

(Photo by Kathy Achelpohl) The blueberries grabbed my attention again this summer……..maybe because they go...

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Recent Recipes

  • Servings : 12
  • Cook Time : 20 Min
  • Servings : 8-10
  • Cook Time : 40 Min
  • Servings : 2
  • Cook Time : 30 Min
  • Yield : 1 1/2 Cups
  • Servings : 10-12
  • Cook Time : 210 Min
  • Servings : 4
  • Cook Time : 180 Min




Create – Sustain – Family

When the mail arrives at my house, there are professional things, bills, and all the junk things everyone receives. The first pieces of mail I grab are the cooking magazines or anything that has a picture of food on it! Unless you’re related to me, you probably found this web log otherwise, and I’m guessing you probably grab the same things too.

431Food is about the simple and creative nurturing possible when we cook and share that experience with others. I plan to share some of mine here.

 Todd Achelpohl
Architect, Educator and Part-time Cook