Tag Archive

Our visit to Harborside Farms

Published on August 13, 2012 By Josh Nekrep

As many of you know, this year our family started buying meats from a small organic farm near Pilot Mound, Manitoba called Harborside Farms. Today we had the pleasure of going for a tour of the farm and enjoying a good ol’ country barbecue. From the moment we stepped onto the farm Pam and Clinton, […]

Seasonal Eating

Published on July 26, 2012 By Josh Nekrep

I must confess that “eating seasonally” isn’t something I’ve got completely figured out. In fact, I am nearly clueless on the topic, and that’s kind of sad. I didn’t grow up with it. Food came from the supermarket. Pineapple or snow pea, it’s all the same to me. But I want to get better, smarter, […]

Is your EVOO a fake? The answer might surprise you.

Published on July 2, 2012 By Josh Nekrep

Ok, ok… so I’ve been taking headline writing tips from Fox News… but forgive me that.  However, this story is incredibly fascinating.  Fascinating enough that it prompted me to buy the audiobook version of the book mentioned in the article.  I will begin listening to it in the car tomorrow. Here’s the gist, though… it […]

Organic Grass-Fed Beef from Harborside Farms

Published on June 8, 2012 By Josh Nekrep

Adventures in Gardening – Chapter 5 – It’s time to eat!

Published on June 8, 2012 By Josh Nekrep

I can’t tell you how excited I am.  Tonight we will dine on the first morsels of food from our own garden.  It’s not much, but today I clipped off the first leaves of Butter Crunch lettuce that will adorn our dinner plates, together with a sirloin tip steak (from Harborside Farms) and mashed sweat […]