Reuben Skillet

Reuben Skillet

We celebrated St. Patrick’s Day last weekend. My mom is the youngest of ten kids from an Irish-Catholic family. My Grandma Flo (her mother) is one of my favorite people who ever walked the planet. She would often sing a line of Irish Eyes Are Smiling and her eyes would twinkle as she did. Since…

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Super Simple Kale Salad

Did you know kale has a publicist? I once heard a celebrity on the radio mention that they met someone who said she was kale’s P.R. lady. I thought that was so wild, I told everyone I talked to for the next two days. I mean firstly, kale is a vegetable – how do you…

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Basic Roasted Romanesco

Roasted Romanesco

I love the Food Network. Mostly not for the shows that teach you how to cook. Although, my firstborn likes to watch Pioneer Woman for the glimpses of ranch life and I like her, so we sometimes watch that. What I go to the Food Network for is competitive cooking. My favorites are Guy’s Grocery…

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Egg Roll In A Bowl

Egg Roll in a Bowl

In our house we LOVE cabbage. If it was available in the Local Pumpkin store every week, I would order it every week. When we do get cabbage it’s hard to choose which of our favorite recipes we want to make. We usually make my second-born’s favorite because he asks for it most days and…

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Creamy Chicken Turmeric Soup

Creamy Turmeric Chicken Stew

Maybe two healing soups in a row, especially as my first two blog posts, may seem a little redundant. But I’m going for it anyway because I’m told flu season is in full swing and not going anywhere anytime soon.  Y’all need some healing soup in your life. Also, I come from a long line…

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Hamburger Soup with Freezer Vegetables

Hamburger Soup

Hey local pumpkin eaters, Recently, I found myself hunkered down in my house with sick kids and in need of a nourishing dinner to heal my family. In my fridge and pantry, I found very little. But thank God for freezers! Two (of the many) reasons why my little family of four gets the Local…

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Local produce harvest by month

Based on our history this is our current best guess of when various produce items will be available. We will update each month as the season progresses. Click on the link to open the PDF: Columbia Basin/Lower Valley Seasonal Produce

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