Monthly Archives: July 2011

Summer veggies are in!

The summer harvest begins: eggplant, peppers, broccoli, zucchini, mixed lettuce, kale, swiss chard, radish, basil, dill, thyme, sage, beets, carrots, kohlrabi. Along with granola, quebec organic pocorn and sunflower oil. Advertisements

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aside from the weeding…

we also, jerry-rig washing stations rake and prepare beds use the Ubar to gently till in and prep for the next cover crop of buckwheat plant flowers scout for bugs and stop to have a look around

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everyone’s weeding!

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Tea time with the team

breaks from field work don’t get much better than this: lavender cookies made by Kyla and black rice pudding (with calendula from the garden) made by Nieves. yummy! Morning tea break at the Eardly plot before the winds took down … Continue reading

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Early summer veggie stall

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Why Organic Popcorn?

this page is gleaned from another wonderful popcorn producer’s website: Nature’s Way Organics US FDA data has shown that popcorn grown with chemicals has toxic residues. That is why eating organic will lower your exposure to them and with a … Continue reading

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Nieve’s Swiss Chard

Swiss Chard Spanish Style In Spain, where Nieves is from originally, this is served as a first course. A bunch of Swiss chard 3 garlic cloves sliced 1 tsp Spanish paprika Pinch of sea salt or to taste 2 Tbsp … Continue reading

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Kyla’s Pimm’s Cocktail with borage

Rob and I enjoyed a traditional Pimm’s cocktail with a borage flower, not cucumber peel! And yes, it makes all the difference.

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Skye’s rhubarb recipes

“Here’s that rhubarb pie recipe I was telling you about, Anne. No more boring stewed rhubarb for you and Andrew! I would suggest baking it on a cookie sheet to catch all the mess. And you don’t need to add … Continue reading

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Summer Food for Your Skin

from blogger: BE YOURSELF GIRL! behind the scenes of Woman Divine Summer is here and the local growers are out with their food. Awesome! Have you been loading up on all the nutritious goodness? Now is the time girlfriend and … Continue reading

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