Although I am not paid a princely sum (as discussed earlier, I draw the same salary as Abe Lincoln's Secretary of War, not adjusted for inflation), my job as editor of Flavor has some excellent side benefits. To wit, a photo shoot in the White House kitchen, and a private tour of the garden. Check out our June/July issue, which I am putting the finishing touches on now. Sigh. Haven't you subscribed yet? Don't you want me to make as much as Herbert Hoover's Secretary of War? THIS WONT HAPPEN UNLESS YOU SUBSCRIBE.
Now you see me, now you don't.
The First Bee Hive. Turns out the White House carpenter is an amateur apiarist (?) so when they decided to keep bees he was all, !"ooh me me!"
The spinach, I have it on good authority, will appear on the Obama's personal table tonight.
I always thought it was spelled Bok Choy. But who am I to argue with the leader of the free world's garden label maker?