Awesome awesome awesome! Ron Finley: A guerilla gardener in South Central LA | Video on TED.com.
About a month ago I shared this article about adulterated olive oil. That article prompted me to check out the fascinating book Extra Virginity by Tom Mueller. Who’d have thought I could be captivated by a book on olive oil, really? But it turns out it was a really great story. In great detail, Tom […]
Good timing for this article, as I just discovered today that my snap peas are ready for harvest! Snap Peas: Seasonal Recipe Round-Up.
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 […]
Ok, granted its only lettuce so far. But the plants are coming in nicely (I think…what do I know?). I lost a couple of my cucumber plants to the storm that happened the day after I planted. Chalk it up to a rookie mistake. I keep discovering just how much there is I don’t know […]