Category Archives: Eat Local

Goalz

For dinner, I am starting off with: green beans, that I picked from my garden this morning, with butter I made from the milk of the cow currently grazing out in front of my house. For the moment, I is … Continue reading

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Strawberries for dinner

We’re past the peak of our strawberry plants’ production, but they’re still putting out a few berries every day. The first time I picked them, I forgot to bring a pan.  A berry for me, a berry for the bowl… … Continue reading

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Butter

Ahhhh, butter.  It’s not that hard to make, but it’s seemed like a near-impossibility until just recently.  Several things had to fall into place, the main one having access to a cream separator. My lovely neighbors purchased one, though, so … Continue reading

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Strawberry Smiles

Just guessing, but I’d say he’s pretty proud that he found the largest of the berries! We ordered strawberry plants from Gurney’s last year.  They arrived awfully early; we had to ask them to replace a bunch of them because … Continue reading

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Farm to Table: Lunch

I am entirely too proud of this meal.  The lettuce and strawberries are from my garden.  The cherries were given to me by a piano student, who harvested them from her family’s trees.  I made the cheese on the salad, … Continue reading

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