Category Archives: potatoes

Carrot Leek Soup

Carrot Leek Soup adapted from Soup: A Way of Life by Barbara Kafka 4 tbsp unsalted butter 1/2 to 3/4 tsp ground cardamom 3 medium or 4 small leeks 5 large carrots, peeled and sliced 1 medium potato, peeled and … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 9/12/11

Here are this week’s harvests. Monday: a very odd carrot. This is the first carrot I’ve pulled and it went into a fresh tomato soup. Tuesday: Chard and tomatoes for a quiche Wednesday I made pickles and relish so I … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 9/5/11

It’s been a busy weekend with a friend’s wedding here locally, so here are just a few photos from harvests this week, without descriptions or totals. See other gardeners’ harvests at Daphne’s Dandelions.

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Harvest Monday 8/15

The harvests are getting more colorful this week. Cherry tomatoes, black prince tomato, potatoes, green beans These cucumbers quickly became pickles and relish. I needed a few onions for the pickling process. These are a much better size than the … Continue reading

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August Garden

The garden has been fairly dry lately. While rain has come through, most of it has missed us and we’ve just got 1/10th an inch in the past week and a half. I’ve been watering with the rain barrels and … Continue reading

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