Category Archives: garden

In the Garden: May 2018

This year, the garden is on a much bigger scale. I’ve put in two raised beds for veggies (one for asparagus crowns, one for everything else), as well as created two beds for some flowers. I’m still kind of fumbling … Continue reading

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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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