Late August is a great (though admittedly ominous) time of year for a lot of reasons. Gorgeous weather, a final summer long weekend, the US Open…. and harvest season! An overwhelming number of things are in season right now; for many of us that means peaches, plums, broccoli, zucchini, cucumbers, tomatoes, corn, carrots, beets, peppers, […]
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The Summer and early Fall months offer plentiful, gorgeous, far-cheaper-and-better-and-more-local produce than most other times of the year. Starting with asparagus and rhubarb in the Spring and ending with cabbage and squash in the Fall, the fruits of the season are incredibly enjoyable. Take advantage of it! For example, in my part of the world, […]
This time of year is great for many things– parties, tans, swimming, vacations… …and tomatoes!! If you’re lucky enough to have a garden or pots of tomatoes, you probably started seeing the oh-so-promising red hints of ripening a few weeks ago, and are now enjoying a tomato bounty. This is my first year with a […]