Independence Celebration Update:

Happy 4th – Independence through the urban food chain What ways do we celebrate our independence? Fireworks Gather friends and family FOOD…more on this later Thank a soldier Pray that we can keep our independence Pay it forward… My favorite way to show independence is by creating independence through making...

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Cottonwood Farm: Summer Solstice Salad

It’s starting to get hot, hot, hot. Which means: tomatoes! (Well, other things, too, I’m sure… But mostly, TOMATOES.) Yet while my tastebuds are languishing in a quivering state of salsa/ sauce/ caprese anticipation, there are a few stars in my spring garden that deserve some first-day-of-summer love. I just...

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Guest Blogger: Potato, Po-tah-to

Sweet potatoes are not potatoes at all, so really, you can pronounce them any way you like. They are, however, delicious. And their vines can be incredibly lovely. I stopped in to visit my friends at Antioch Urban Growers to pick up my sweet potato plants and clear up a...

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