It has been a long time since I finished my harvest of dried beans. They have all been shelled, sorted, and weighed. All the pole beans are planted under tripods and trained to climb on twine. Each planting consisted of 9 beans, planted 3 on a side. In addition to the pole beans I have […]
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trendy bean soup photo by vsimon How many food trends can you fit into a bowl? Let’s count. Local. Organic. Backyard gardening. Low carbon. Heritage seeds. Naturally nutritious. Food is the new health insurance. Gluten free. Frugal. Make ahead meals. OK, that is enough for one abundant bowl of bean soup. We grew many beans […]
Our larder is full. OK, that was fun to say, but we don’t really have one. But our pantry and freezers are full. With local produce. Really local produce, from our backyard garden. Those of us who grow our own truly appreciate our abundance. We feel secure knowing we have more than enough food to […]