Carrot Cardamom Cake

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What happens when you forget the birthday of one of your favorite humans and crew members? You throw her an extra special surprise belated birthday lunch and hope she forgives you. (Happy Birthday, Aimee! Do you forgive us yet?) And every special birthday needs and extra special birthday cake right? Carrot cakes …

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Kale Salad

  As George said so eloquently in the field this past week, “Kale is the new salad.” And Lacinato kale–also known as Tuscan kale, dinosaur kale, and cavolo nero– is my favorite for a raw salad. It has a wonderful tender texture and a sweet brassica flavor.    This salad …

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Chestnut Hill Market 8/23

Harvest List Cherry Tomatoes Red Tomatoes Heirloom Tomatoes Cucumbers Eggplant… Okra Summer Squash Green Beans Beets Carrots Sunflower Shoots Sweet Onions Leeks Summer Crisp Lettuce Red Buttercrunch Lettuce Lacinato Kale Curly Kale Swiss Chard Watermelon Cantaloupe Fingerling Potatoes Gold Potatoes Red Potatoes Pasture-Raised Eggs

Green Bean and Tomato Sauté

When it comes to summer veggies, simplest is always best. A hot pan, a dab of butter, and your CSA share is all you need for a delicious side dish. 1/2- 1 pound Green Beans (1 share’s worth) 1 large red tomato or 1 pint cherry tomatoes 1 tablespoon butter …

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Chestnut Hill 8/16

Are you ready for the Chestnut Hill Farmers’ Market! We are on our way & packed to the brim! https://www.facebook.com/ChestnutHillFarmersMarket Watermelon Cantaloupe Sweet Peppers Green Beans Potatoes… Eggplant Kale Swiss Chard Head Lettuce Carrots Beets Sweet Onions Garlic Scallions Summer Squash Cucumbers Tomatoes Microgreens Love Pasture-raised Eggs And More!