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On Why You Should Go to Your Local Farmer’s Market Regularly

On Why You Should Go to Your Local Farmer’s Market Regularly

| June 26, 2008 | 0 Comments

You know the saying “It takes a village.”? Well, folks, it takes a village to make the local farmer’s market successful. You might pay lip-service to liking the concept of eating locally. You might tout the availability of locally grown farm produce, fresh breads and the like. But unless you are actually going to the […]

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Farmer’s Market Dinner

Farmer’s Market Dinner

| June 20, 2008 | 2 Comments

Pesto whole wheat penne and baked caprese salad. Need I say more? This photo is from last week . . . I haven’t snapped any of this week’s foods yet. Nonetheless, this was another hardy local meal — cept for the pasta, which wasn’t local. I resisted the urge to splurge on the superb fresh […]

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Five Reasons to Eat Local

Five Reasons to Eat Local

| June 13, 2008 | 1 Comment

This meal is 100% local from the Sandy Hook Village Farmer’s Market. I love going to the farmer’s market. Walking from vendor to vendor, inspecting the produce and choosing what to buy is a lot of fun . . . to me at least. In the summer, I try to go every weekend. It’s a […]

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Beet Greens Bruschetta

Beet Greens Bruschetta

| April 30, 2006 | 1 Comment

Don’t toss your beet greens! The leafy pieces on the top of stems of fresh beets are delicious — and perfect in this easy Beet Greens Bruschetta recipe. Do you love beets as much as we do? When whipping up delicious beet recipes like Glazed Beets, be sure to save your beet greens for later. […]

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