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Summertime !!

The first Saturday in July and summer fruits & vegetables are in!!! After a long cool spring (which was delightful in its own way), today at the Farmer’s Market there were heirloom tomatoes, blueberries, and bi0color sweet corn – all … Continue reading

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happiness: local summer heirloom homegrown tomatoes

Well, that title is a 6W6 (six word Saturday http://www.showmyface.com/search/label/6WS) comment…but the sentiment can hardly be contained in words. I had tomato sandwiches for lunch. will have sliced tomatoes for summer along with something. Will have tomatoes & eggs & … Continue reading

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Hot, cold, hot, cold. Memphis weather.

Weather cool. Strawberries and tomatoes available. Above comment is linked to 6-word Saturday (describe your life is six words). Check them out! http://www.showmyface.com/search/label/6WS Explanation & photo: Really weird weather..first it was almost 100 last week. Now the low is in … Continue reading

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New heirlooms

One of the things I love about Farmer’s Markets is the variety of odd things. Maybe a farmer will experiment with one new type of heirloom tomato or melon, to see how it does. But if 8 different farmers do … Continue reading

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High summer

It’s the end of July and it’s high summer. Gardens are prolific and produce is everywhere! Last summer with the CSA I was getting lots of different vegetables to explore and experiment with. This year I’m focusing on favorites and … Continue reading

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Heirloom tomato love

I bought lovely, wonderful tomatoes at the Farmer’s market today. I bought some simple ones to make tomato pie (recipe follows)with – one of the¬†few tomato things I actually cook. Lots of wonderful heirloom tomatoes that are oddly shaped and … Continue reading

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