My Monday Menu Plan: Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Peppers

Sweet Peppers Huge weekend away, in San Francisco, for the BlogHer Food 2010 conference. I am back home today, getting myself squared away for the week and trying to remember all the interesting things I heard and saw and tasted. Made several new friends and caught up with folks I have known since I started

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My Monday Menu Plan: Apples (and fall)


Apples Fall is so here. Outside, the trees are shaking off their leaves and in the evenings, we notice the lack of crickets chirping. And it is cold! 57F this morning. Even the chickens were complaining. Our box this week from Two Small Farms reflected the change in seasons, and included Lettuce, Spinach, Tomatoes, Gold

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My Monday Menu Plan: Cold-weather comfort food

IMG_2087 Hard to believe, even though these strawberries beg to differ, but the weather this May has been cold and rainy. Therefore, I have another week to whip out my cold-weather favorites for the family. Our box this week from Two Small Farms contained Yellow Carrots, Strawberries, New Russet Potatoes, Red Leaf Lettuce, Scallions, Young

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Menu Plan Monday: French Tarragon

Tarragon This week’s CSA box from Two Small Farms contained a very interesting essay about French Tarragon. Apparently, true French Tarragon cannot be started from seed, but by dividing the plant’s roots in the winter. Sounds like a little too much work for this home gardener, so I am going to make the most of

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