Category Archives: garden

Giant Zucchini

It’s the New England farmer’s classic problem- you check the zucchini plants every day and none of them are ready, but then all of a sudden, you have a massive zucchini on your hands! When I was a kid, my … Continue reading

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Raspberries by the handful

I love raspberries, but not the prices at the supermarket. This time of year when they can be found growing wild, I take advantage and eat an entire year’s worth in a couple of week. I must admit, I usually … Continue reading

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In the Garden: Pea Season

After a really long winter, our spring got off to a cold start, followed by wild swings in temperature. It was 70 degrees one day and 34 the next, and then it got really hot. For a while, I worried … Continue reading

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Recently Eating: August 2015

It gets to a point every summer where I feel like the veggies are taking over the kitchen/my life. It’s such a feast or famine here in New England with fresh veggies- we long for them during the bitterly cold … Continue reading

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A Tour of Mayfair Farm

  I may live in rural New England, but I’m not a farmer. That life has always interested me though, especially as I’ve grown up and become more aware of the source of my meat. I especially like supporting small farms … Continue reading

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