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Early Season Greens

If you don’t count grass and thistles, our garden isn’t growing any greens yet.  But there are plenty of fresh greens to be harvested outside the garden!  And roots!  We’ve enjoyed meals of foraged leeks, dandelions, and parsnips this week. … Continue reading

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Spring in the Back Yard

Spring has finally sprung in Vermont!  We had a beautiful warm weekend to spend in the yard discovering signs of spring and cleaning up remnants of fall and winter.  Plants and animals are emerging after a long cold winter.

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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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