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End-of-the-Season Recipes

It’s the end of the growing season, but it isn’t quite time to rest.  With the bulk of our harvest frozen, canned, dried, and fermented, it’s time to deal with the left overs: the harvest that didn’t get processed during … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice Harvest!

On the shortest day of the year we snapped Brussels sprouts off their frozen stalks and stole the last of the deep green kale leaves from the deer’s new-found grocery store (a.k.a. our garden).  We raked away the snow and … Continue reading

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First Frost Harvest

Last night our cold little valley had its first frost.  Not anticipating another night below freezing for several days, we covered up many of the veggies and herbs that are still producing.  We also did a thorough harvest. Our work … Continue reading

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Winter-Sweetened Kale

Despite freezes, thaws, feet of snow and drizzles of rain, our kale is still standing (sort of) strong in the garden.  Sweetened by the cold, winter-harvested kale is a green treat at this time of year! Cooking with kale is … Continue reading

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