Monthly Archives: August 2011

Garden Negligence

Sorry garden I didn’t intentionally forget about you, I have just been preoccupied with the flu and extremely busy doing what I do for a living, that allows me to make the mortgage payments on your little plot each month, … Continue reading

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Asian Slaw

My first “real job” not working for my mother was at a little vegetarian deli-coffee shop, I know what you are thinking vegetarian deli?! Hey it was the 90’s vegetarian was just becoming cool. The owners of the place made … Continue reading

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Confession of a Salad Hater

My husband just copped to hating salad! When I used to have to purchase salad greens, we always had a big bag of pre washed greens in our fridge. I love greens of all shapes and sizes, I make huge meal … Continue reading

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Peas: Productivity Versus Growing Space

This has been an interesting side shoot from my harvest count project. In the spring I started a tidy five square feet of shelling peas, I have been diligently keeping track of all the pods harvested and almost ironically I … Continue reading

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Zucchini Ribbon Salad with Carrot Ginger Dressing

This is a raw zucchini salad. Tiny, super fresh, young, summer squash are lovely raw, they almost taste like cucumbers, a stark contrast to the huge mealy monster zucs you find all winter long at grocery stores. You need to … Continue reading

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The Food Garden Today!

The Garden is just a mass of green right now, everything is breaching the pathways with runners, stems, leaves and tendrils. I can’t keep up with the weeds, the harvests are rolling, it’s finally summer and now I should probably … Continue reading

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