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Farewell for now!
How to prep collard greens for wraps
hummus collard wrap recipe
It’s week 16 of the farm share season-apples are ready at many orchards in my area making it prime time for apple picking which also means fall is right around the corner! Already the leafs are changing colors and falling to the ground-a sure tell sign that here in Canada the nip in the mornings are coming shortly. Which also means soon we will have pumpkins and squash and Thanksgiving (somehow its only 3 weeks away roughly). But no more talk about fall-we’ve had some beautiful weather recently giving us all the last bit of summer weather before getting ready to have hot apple cider and pumpkin pie.
This week I’m sharing a site that has 15 ways to cook your tomatillo’s! If your anything like me they have begun to accumulate in your fridge, though I did the other week cut them up and added them with tomatoes for tacos. They can be blended up for sauces, sauteed and eaten raw.
Here is the link to a few different ideas how to use them 15 ways to use your tomatillo’s.
Jennifer is always so on top of taking pictures of her meals. I always forget! Here is some lovely things she cooked up for dinner-including some bok choy-which is one of my favorites-with a little ginger and maple syrup.
Also don’t forget to share with your friends the Taste and See boxes that we are doing next week. Send them the link
Each box contains an assortment of fresh-picked organic veggies to give you or a friend a taste of farm share without having to sign on for the whole season-bonus it comes in a in a re-usable shopping bag!
Each order will contain:
1 bunch organic carrots
1 bunch organic beets
1lb green beans (alt. 1/2 lb garlic)
1 head romaine lettuce
1 bunch green kale
1 pint grape tomatoes
Here is the box contents for this weeks share members.
-spaghetti squash ( see Facebook for lasagna boats recipe!
Gluten free and vegetarian)
-baby bokchoy choy
-cherry or grape tomatoes
-Sugar snap peas
If you want to cure your onions here is a video to show you how: How to cure onions.
Use yoiur onions, peppers and zucchini in this recipe Zucchini Relish with Sweet Peppers.
Happy first week of school!
Ground cherry muffins
And look at how beautiful Oregano is in bloom! Pretty purple flowers!
I loaded up the whole shares this week as we have some new items available, and everyone got a bonus item of garlic scapes because we had plenty and I thought everyone would be blessed with garlicky goodness. The Garlic bulbs are now curing (drying) so you will be seeing them in your box soon. Wahoo! Finally everyone can enjoy some grape tomatoes! Beefsteaks and green peppers are coming soon.