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Hearty German Potato Soup (Crock Pot easy!)

I found a recipe last Fall in my Fix-It and Forget-It Cookbook for German Potato Soup.  I was looking for a potato leek soup to use some aging leeks.  This recipe appealed to me because it had cabbage, which meant … Continue reading

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Truly Unexpected Volunteers!

We compost our vegetable waste, coffee grounds and corks.  Last winter, for the first time, I kept adding to the compost all year long.  In the Fall, it was a little surprising to open the container and have steaming, stinky, … Continue reading

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Winter CSA Box #7 – All The Good Stuff :)

The box today was filled with lots of lovely treats and two ugly chunks of squash my daughter told me I should throw out – immediately.  I reminded her than any poor, ugly squash can become rolls and thus, become … Continue reading

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Home Fries Breakfast Jumble

I’ve talked about how popular breakfast potatoes are at our house, but even more than potatoes, I like a full blown scramble with vegetables, meat, and scrambled eggs; the works! I started out frying bacon in my big cast iron … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Pot Roast with Sun Dried Tomatoes and Bok Choy Gremolata

This is my favorite pot roast recipe.  I had small potatoes and whole carrots from the past few weeks’ CSA boxes and this was the meal I had been waiting for. I started with: 2-2.5 lb. rump roast salt                                     Salt … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Beef Short Ribs

When I know I won’t have much time in the evening to prepare dinner, the crock pot makes us all feel like no one skipped the effort of making a real dinner.  Tonight was open house at my daughter’s school, … Continue reading

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New box for week 18 and breakfast potatoes

This week, I got swiss chard , two melons, bell peppers, tomatoes, onions, corn, potatoes, blackberries, and a cucumber.  The melons and berries get eaten for breakfast and snacks. Onions and peppers were cooked into a sofrito that was added … Continue reading

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