Month: September 2015

Savoring Summer’s End

Savoring Summer’s End

It’s the last day of Summer. And it’s cloudy. And cold. Which means I’m trying hard not to get bummed. Hawkeye to the rescue! He’s cut up a big batch of our heirloom tomatoes to cook into sauce and can. The smell of the tomatoes is like…

In love with Swiss Chard

In love with Swiss Chard

Its calcium, iron, and vitamin C content are not the only reason I love Swiss Chard. When the sunlight hits it, the vibrant stalks light up like stained glass. Never fails to knock me out. We treat it as a cut-and-come-again, harvesting individual stalks as they’re ready…

More greens, Oh yeah!

More greens, Oh yeah!

Hawkeye delivered more fresh-cut herbs and salad greens to River Valley co-op this morning. Summer is still going strong! SaveSave SaveSave