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Kale & Chickpeas Sprout Soup

Different stages of Chickpeas Sprouts Can be eaten at any stage ∞ ∞ ∞ Recently, Karen of Back Road Journal posted “Caldo Verde, A Portuguese Kale Soup”. I had all the ingredients (kale and broth in my freezer, onion and garlic in … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, December 2, 2013 – Container Gai Lan + Sunchoke + A Stir-fry

My container gai lan (Chinese broccoli) survived the frigid (+/-15°F) night time temperature we had days ago. I got a harvest, about ½ pound, which will be the last. Gai lan growing in window box These gai lan I planted in window boxes did better … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, November 18, 2013 + Pea Shoots Stir-fry

Snow (not snow shower as the weatherman had predicted) arrived Monday morning. By mid morning the lawn was covered with a thin layer of white , but by afternoon it was green again. Went to the garden to assess the damage and … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, November 4, 2013 + Ginger Update + Beef, Root Veggies & Cabbage Soup

Was supposed to post my ginger update on Monday, 10/28/13, but messed up my photos and could not post. Got the photos straightened out so here is the belated post. (Was going to post about my “mess up” but it was so … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, July 29, 2013 – Wacky Weather + Garden Update + Cooking Sweet Potato Vines

The week of July 15 was a major heatwave week in the Hudson Valley. Thursday, 7/18, was so HOT, Locust Grove, where I am a garden volunteer, cancelled the usual veggie garden work day. Fast forward to this past Thursday, 7/25, a week … Continue reading

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