better than the market.

better than the market
what could possibly be better than the market when it comes to fresh local produce? getting it yourself.

September might be my favorite month for fresh-from-the-garden produce. Then again, every month that produces vegetables are pretty great. But in this month, you can go from garden to soup in a matter of minutes, and that makes me happy.

better than the market

better than the market

The kids had fun ‘working’ in the garden at the farm last week-end. They know exactly where to get the tools and go right to it. I need to learn to plan for this instead of stopping ‘in passing to get a few things quickly before we hit the road’.

better than the market
Oh, and this week… I went from garden to smoothie as well and it was delicious. Fresh picked swiss chard in my smoothies, and my fancy glass I’ve decided to claim as a smoothie glass. It’s a wedding present and this week as we celebrated our eight anniversary it occured to me that these beautiful gifts are way better used than in the cupboard! Wouldn’t you agree?


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  1. Pingback: freshly fallen apples… « Imagination in Parenting                              [a creative blog]

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