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Winter Veggies ---> Borscht!

Feeling festive- matched my socks and ponytail holder with my cup of homemade borscht (actually, it was a coincidence)

Delicious Russian beet soup- Borscht! Recipes… 8 more words


Red Sauerkraut with Apple, Fennel & Mint

Sauerkraut is one of the most recognizable fermented foods. While readily-available in health food stores, it is also one of the easiest to make at home. 338 more words


Greek Pearl Couscous Salad

This salad is made with Israeli pearl couscous which is a large round whole wheat couscous, that is toasted.  Israeli couscous remains al dente which makes it ideal in a salad because the texture is firm even when dressed with a vinaigrette.   235 more words

Vegetarian Salad

Food Hack: How to Revive Wilted Celery

 Wow!  How dumb have I been all these years?

You know how you buy a whole celery head because you need a stalk or two for a recipe?  321 more words


Spaghetti Squash

I didn’t realize until I logged onto my site to create a new post that I’m kind of doing pasta with tomato sauce twice in a row. 381 more words


News - Health Benefits of Eating Tomatoes

My first horticulture job was working a market garden in Victoria, where as part of my duties I had to look after 5000 tomato starts in 4″ pots until they were sold to home gardeners or transplanted into hoop houses on the farm. 41 more words


What's growing...

 Peas, shallots, lettuce, kale, spinach and spring onion so far. Good start to the new year.

I’ve started my seeds in a new mix. Miracle Gro Organic Choice, but could not find the OMRI rating on it. 20 more words