Posts tagged as: seasonal

Back To The Berry Fields // Preserving The Harvest 2014 // What Do You Want To See?

June 5th, 2014 - posted under: The Food » Food and Health

Blueberry fields forever. ♥ California, spring 2014. Back when we lived in Portland, our summers were always filled with u-pick adventures. Morning gatherings out on Sauvie Island, where the kids would run wild through the berry fields, and the farm stands were overflowing with produce to be purchased for a song. My friends and I [...]

Recipe: Gluten-Free Vegan Strawberry Shortcake To Welcome Summer!

June 3rd, 2014 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

This, my friends, is summer on a platter. So you’ve probably noticed that I don’t post many recipes ’round these parts. And there’s a very good reason for that: I only want to post the really, really good ones. Which seems to be working out nicely, since the last recipe I posted – my Creamy [...]

Celebrating the Winter Solstice

December 21st, 2013 - posted under: Furthermore » Inspiration

Saturday, December 21st, was the very shortest day of 2013. I celebrate Hanukkah and I celebrate Christmas, but of all the winter holidays, Solstice is the one that most speaks to my heart. It’s a day for contemplating darkness; it is literally the darkest day of the year. But, in its passing, we move to [...]

Preserving 2013: Storing Up For Winter, With Recipes!

November 13th, 2013 - posted under: The Food » Food and Health

I must admit, I’m still getting used to this posting-once-a-week schedule. It’s been good to me, in that it’s freed up some much needed time, and it allows me to focus my blogging energy into one really good, really solid post each week. I like that. But still, I can’t help but miss our more [...]

These Are A Few MORE Of My Favorite Food Preservation Methods

July 14th, 2013 - posted under: The Food » Food and Health

Oh hey, a whole gallon of kale chips! Last week I wrote about food preservation, and how this is the time of year when all of us urban homesteaders ought to be full-on, all-out, non-stop stockpiling. Because right now the produce is abundant and the prices can’t be beat, which means right now is the [...]