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Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Happy 4th! Keep it Simple.

Chances are that you’re hosting a get-together or invited to a get-together this holiday weekend (or perhaps both? you party animal!). If this is the case, then you’ll want to make or bring something summery, outdoorsy, and tasty, but the … Continue reading

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Friday, July 8th, 2011

Garden Report: The Start of the Haul

My little garden continues to surprise and amaze —it seems steamy days and fierce nighttime downpours are a prescription for happy vegetation. I swear that my ragged jack kale plant literally tripled in size after being cloaked in humidity and … Continue reading

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Thursday, June 16th, 2011

The Garden Report: Stuff is Actually Growing

I could hardly believe my eyes the other day when I took my daily stroll in the vegetable garden and discovered my very first sugar snap pea hanging heavy on the vine. How did that happen!? I don’t think I … Continue reading

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Saturday, May 28th, 2011

Raw Beets and Kitchen Sink Pasta

A few days ago I bought a bunch of big, beautiful beets with the purpose of roasting them at some point during the week and eating them in a salad of some kind. But the roasting never happened, because once … Continue reading

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Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Garden Report: Plants In

On Sunday, we (and by “we” I mean myself and my garden-yogi/foreman/neighbor Rita) got all of the vegetable plants into the ground, just in time before a week of rain and deluge were about to hit. I had gone to … Continue reading

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