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A Lettuce Less Salad Garden

I am giving up growing lettuce. When I first started my food garden I somehow felt obligated to grow lettuce. I looked at so many enticing pictures of small gardens packed with lush, decorative, colourful lettuces it somehow seemed mandatory. … Continue reading

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Roasted Turnip and White Bean Soup

This is a creamy, hearty, sweet soup perfect to warm up on these unusually cold February days we are having. I had kind of forgot about turnips since the fall, when I found some ready to eat in my garden! … Continue reading

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Turnip Leaves Are Edible

Apparently¬†turnip leaves are edible, I just thinned my turnip seedlings and decided to give them a try.¬† The texture is a bit like eating a caterpillar they are fuzzy and a bit leathery but taste surprisingly good like arugula or … Continue reading

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