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Community Supported Agriculture: Responsible Eating Made Easy

This year most of my veggies will be travelling only 24.4 km from a sustainable, local, organic, family farm to my dinner plate. I met the lady who grows my food at the local Farmer’s Market and signed up to be part of their vegetable box program. 491 more words

Homesteading

Beautiful failure

Ever bought an artichoke and tried to cook it? Like a whole fucking artichoke?

If you’re not sure, look below. These are artichokes.

Most of us only know artichokes for their delicious meaty hearts. 382 more words

Health

Sippin' on Gin and Juice 

Sometimes life gives you lemons, and sometimes your CSA box gives you oranges. Oranges are not lemons. They are delicious even without beer (unlike lemons). However, Craig and I are lazy when it comes to eating oranges. 115 more words

For The Love Of Food

Crowd Sourced Butter?

I used to put butter on my toast now I put toast under my butter.

That’s how I described my love of Kriemhild Dairy’s butter from their pasture raised cows to general manager, Lindsey Jakubowski a couple of years ago. 

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How to make high quality organic fertilizer for your bonsai. 

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This is the closest highway overpass to my nursery. I won’t say where it is because it’s my secret honey hole. … 703 more words

Bonsai

you reap what you sow 

Sometimes, our Community-Supported Agriculture box includes starter plants. Look at this awesome little cauliflower plant! Love.

Local food is better for the environment, the local economy, and your body! 14 more words

Health

Tulip Festival

Growing up in Washington, the Tulip Festival was big news every spring. Never had I been until today. It was quite the adventure trying to find Tulip Town, since the map we were given at the info desk was definitely NOT to scale.  273 more words

Healthy Living