Summer, with a Vengeance, Week 10

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11 July 2014

  • chamomile
  • fava beans
  • kirby cucumbers
  • tropea onions
  • spearmint
  • spinach
  • stevia
  • tuscan kale
  • zucchini

1 minute: The amount of time it takes to buy $15 worth of fava beans.

1 hour: The amount of time it takes to shell and hull $15 worth of fava beans.

Herbs & Alliums, Week 8

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27 June 2014

  • carrots
  • chamomile
  • fresh garlic
  • garlic scapes
  • lavender
  • purslane
  • sorrel
  • spring onions
  • thyme

A week of whimsical choices where I try to offset my allium obsession with colorful veggies. Healthy, vitamins – blah, blah, blah. Mainly, they’re pretty. And purslane sounds medieval.