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Purple Cabbage Pot Stickers with Mirin Soy Dipping Sauce

I grow cabbage for three reasons: Asian slaw, pot stickers and pad thai. I will be sharing my secret family recipe for pad thai one of these days but for now it’s all about those labour intensive but oh so … 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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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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Ironic Overwintering Cabbage

Late last summer I started a multitude of overwintering cabbages, after the unusual come and go snow and chilly spring, only three lone January King Cabbage seedling were left standing. I nursed these little over wintering cabbages along in anticipation … Continue reading

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Winter and Overwintered Vegetables

I am still experimenting with what will and won’t overwinter here with some pleasantly surprising results! Chard. Last year’s chard burned back to the ground in November’s cold weather but now appears to be sending up new leaves! This may … Continue reading

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Overwintering Vegetables

January King Cabbage-only about 4″ tall at the moment The first time I heard of overwintering vegetables I misunderstood, I mistakenly though overwintering vegetables meant wintertime vegetables, I had plans to plant and harvest all winter long.  The truth is … Continue reading

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