eating with the seasons

Now this is what we’re talking about! Thanks to Abby Quillen for this infographic about the benefits of eating with the seasons. “Eating seasonally helps you eat healthier, more nutritious food, and be more in sync with the natural world. Seasonal eating is also usually better for the environment than the standard American diet, because […]

CSA week #17

THIS WEEK’S HARVEST Red Potatoes (eat the skins!) Carrots Arugula Lettuce* Sweet Peppers Red and Yellow Onions Cooking Greens Cherry Tomatoes Slicing Tomatoes *not included in Wednesday shares RECIPE IDEAS Roasted Potatoes, Onions, and Carrots Pepper and Onions Fajitas Turnip Greens with Ham and Tomatoes Arugula Salad with Caramelized Onions and Goat Cheese Arugula and […]

CSA week #11

THIS WEEK’S SHARE Eggplant Cherry Tomatoes Slicing Tomatoes Lettuce Napa Cabbage Beets* Cucumbers Fresh Onions or Scallions* Zucchini Yellow Squash Patty Pan Summer Squash Fresh Herbs *not included in Wednesday shares   RECIPE IDEAS The Kitchn: 8 Ways to Cook with Eggplant Baked Za’atar Eggplant Fries with Lemon Tahini Dip Napa Cabbage Salad Caprese Salad […]

CSA week #10

THIS WEEK’S SHARE Cherry Tomatoes Slicing Tomatoes Slicing Cucumbers Boothby’s Blonde Cucumbers *Scallions or Bunched Onions Zucchini or Yellow Squash *Patty Pan Summer Squash *Radishes Savoy Cabbage Lettuce Choice of Herbs (Cilantro, Dill, or Basil) *not included in Wednesday shares RECIPE IDEAS Gazpacho Panzanella Tomato Salad with Red Onion, Dill, and Feta Squash, Bacon, and […]

CSA week #9

THIS WEEK’S SHARE Beets with their Greens Cucumbers Zucchini *Summer Squash Scarlet Queen or Tokyo Turnips Rainbow Swiss Chard or Kale Cherry Tomatoes *Slicing Tomatoes *not included in Wednesday shares RECIPE LINKS Roasted Beet Salad with Beet Greens and Feta How to Roast Beets in the Oven Cucumber Salsa Cucumber Juice Vegetable Kebabs Oven Baked […]

CSA week #8

THIS WEEK’S SHARE Cucumbers Zucchini Summer Squash Bunched Onions or Scallions Baby Kale Lettuce Mix Radishes or Salad Turnips Cherry Tomatoes Fresh Herbs (Basil, Cilantro, or Parsley) RECIPE LINKS >Easy Sauteed Zucchini, Squash, and Cherry Tomatoes >Sesame Cucumber Salad >Cilantro Tzatziki >Sauteed Summer Squash with Basil >Zucchini “Pasta” with Pesto and Cherry Tomatoes >Baked Zucchini […]

CSA week #6

THIS WEEK’S HARVEST Sugarsnap Peas Purplette Onions Zucchini Summer Squash Lettuce Cabbage Swiss Chard Fresh Herbs (Basil or Cilantro) RECIPE IDEAS Zucchini Frittata with Red Onion and Goat Cheese Lemon Zucchini Bread Spicy Grilled Zucchini Summer Squash Gratin Crustless Swiss Chard Pie Cilantro Lime Coleslaw Cabbage Fried Rice