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Tangy Green Tomato Salsa


First, a PSA: Today is your last day to go enter my giveaway and win a pair of lovely Scandinavian salt + pepper grinders. I’ll be randomly selecting a winner tomorrow at 5pm PST. Go! Comment! Win!   Ok, now moving on. Like much of the rest of the country, it’s gotten super cold here in […]

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Onion Harvest/96 Tears

Remember back in April, when we planted one hundred seeds and sprouted ninety-six onions? Or May, when I painstakingly planted each one in what were supposed to be ten even rows? No? Well, I do. They were little babies then! Those onions are starting to pop out of the soil now. When their shoulders appear […]

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Cleaning Garlic

About a month ago, my partner brought home a big bunch of fresh garlic from the farm. That’s good news, since I can’t get enough garlic. We hung it from a hook in our porch ceiling and let it dry. Charming decor, I know. A few weeks later, I was out on the farm and […]

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Kale Update

A few months back, I wrote a little post over on Making Places about cool-weather crops for our woefully late spring here in Wisconsin. Well, spring finally happened, I guess, or we skipped it this year (sigh), because it is definitely summer now. And to prove it, our once-tiny kale is now ready for its […]

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Snack of the Month: Pita Pizzas

Our tomato plants have started producing bright and shiny fruit, and we’re doing our best to keep up (for now). After a winter that lasted way longer than I care to remember, it is a delight to eat fresh produce with every meal. Over the past year, I’ve been experimenting with a lot of high-heat […]

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