We are so psyched to be back at our CSA. We started last spring and fell in love with Johnson’s Backyard Garden. Our local, organic produce was beautiful, bountiful, and when picked up every other week, the perfect amount of produce for our small vegetarian family of three. We took a break for six months […]More
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We marked our first meatless year with a family, green-faced gag as we walked past the seafood section (and all it’s fishy uckness) at the downtown whole foods. Even the girl was pinching her nose and walking at a rapid-fire pace. And with that we know that we’ve done it! The entire family has been […]More
Things are a little different, but other than having more “snack food” on hand for the bottomless pits that the folks in these parts call stomachs and a few more of the girl’s meals (marked by * below), it’ll be regular fare. No fancy special meal for the christmas eve or christmas. We will plan […]More
I’ve been sick for a few days and finally have my energy back so off to the kitchen I go! We have some other stuff (very belated gift shopping, food deliveries, birthday parties, and maybe a basketball game) this weekend so I spent the greater portion of tonight getting some basic ingredients ready. I chopped […]More
so i REALLY need to come up with a better food plan for sick days. we ended up eating crap yesterday – drive thru burgers and fries. they were veggie burgers and canola oil fried potatoes so… it was veggie crap, but nonetheles crap. and crap? well its just not what my body needed or […]More
so i had been doing really well with my weekly menus. really, really well. and now, i’m back to planning a meal at a time and having trouble thinking farther out than breakfast tomorrow. with that said, my plan so far includes classic veggie sandwiches and more mixed green salads with the pomegranate from yesterday, […]More
i’ve decided to start writing a bit about my adventures in and out of the kitchen with a dab here and there of food-related stuff, kid stuff and … we’ll just have to see what else rears its head. needless to say that there will be bits of “me stuff” in the mix. let’s have […]More