Tagged with farmers’ market finds

Golden Tomato Jam – Tiny Jars that Make Me Smile

Golden Tomato Jam – Tiny Jars that Make Me Smile

Home canning is something that I grew up with my entire life.  My grandmother, great aunt, and other relatives were prolific canners and I grew up eating, almost exclusively, home canned green beans from North Carolina – even when we lived in Minnesota.  I recall watching (and helping) my great aunt Pauline string a break … Continue reading

Heirloom Tomato Salsa – And Adventures in Home Canning!

Heirloom Tomato Salsa – And Adventures in Home Canning!

This is guest post written by Sarah Bell, good friend and freelance graphic designer extraordinaire (www.sarahlaurenbell.com), who was the creative genius behind our fabulous logo.  She’s also crazy enough to say yes to anything when it comes to my food adventures. “It’s sooo preeeetttyyyyyy!!” Very nearly a squeal. Almost a squeal, before 10 a.m. on … Continue reading

ifoodme!– Pasta with Squash Blossom Sauce

ifoodme!– Pasta with Squash Blossom Sauce

These are the first of my loot to get cooked this week because they tend to only last a day or so after they’re harvested.  In fact, I made them for lunch when I returned from the market because, frankly, I was starving.  Normally I would invite someone over for lunch to enjoy these bright … Continue reading