Tagged with community supported agriculture

On a Strawberry

Soon, I think to myself. Very soon. Sunshine dapples, shifting ever so slightly from watery to wan, from gentle to beaming, from soft to warm. Soon. My daughter laughs with friends, giddy with excitement about the last day of school, murmuring plans for the summer. Soon. My son digs fresh soil with me, relishing the … Continue reading

Weird Vegetables

So far, the “patty pan squash” is the weirdest looking vegetable to arrive in our share this season. (We have a half share at First Light Farm, which is beyond totally awesome. We have a peck of fruit each week too. Unbelievable. It’s also been very cool to get to know my farmer Mike, who … Continue reading

That wasn’t as gross as I thought: Beets

I am not a picky eater. I am not an adventurous eater either (my hubby and I fall definitely in the category of “creatures of habit”). Every once in a while though, I do pride myself on trying something new or healthy or…well, new at any rate. We are part of an awesome CSA (Community … Continue reading