Tag: Farmers Market Fare

Farmer’s Market Fare: Late Summer Mix (recipes)

I finally live in a town that has a farmer’s market – not that I lived so far from it before we moved a whole mile and a half to the new place, but there is something about being able to walk out the door with a couple of bags and walk down to the farmer’s market on a Saturday morning that is particularly awesome.

What’s Your Favorite Food from the Farmers Market?

Do you have a stand at the farmers market that you always hit first? Do you wait in long lines for your favorite produce, eggs, meat, or bread? Do you crave a certain fruit or vegetable for months, celebrate it when it finally arrives, and then mourn it when it goes out of season? We want to know! Read on to vote on your favorite farmers market fare!

In Season Now: Garlic Scapes

Much like frisΓ©e, garlic scapes seem to inspire a lot of fear and skepticism at the farmers market. But instead of eying those tangly, green shoots with mistrust the next [ … ]

Late Spring Panzanella

I just got back from canoe camping in the Ozarks with my mom and boyfriend. Since you don’t have to carry your food when you go canoe camping, you can [ … ]

Farmers Market Fare 11

Happy Holiday Weekend coming up! This week, I want to share with you some of the words from our weekly CSA letter (we do both a CSA and I shop [ … ]

Farmers Market Fare 10

If you are shopping your farmers market, this time of year you will likely be seeing the last of the strawberries, lettuces and greens. Longer growing cole crops are showing [ … ]

Farmers Market Fare 9

We’re into early summer, now, and I know this, not by the rise in temperature, but because we’ve gotten the last bit of asparagus for the year and the first [ … ]

Farmers Market Fare 8

Spring finally exploded here, and my market haul took two trips to the car. For a mere $40.00 I came home with peaches, two bunches of asparagus, 2 lbs. of [ … ]

Farmers Market Fare 7

This week’s market fare is a short one, must be the busy start of summer! I am definitely with Joy in celebrating the fact that fresh berries are now in [ … ]

Farmers Market Fare 6

This week marked our first CSA pickup of the season. The bag contained spinach, scallions, strawberries, asparagus, bok choy, and lettuces. I go to the market as well as the [ … ]