September 23, 2011

Welcome Autumn

Sonoma County Wine Grapes
The harvest moon has passed and today the autumnal equinox brings fall.

September 18, 2011

Organic Heirloom Veggies From My Garden

Organic Blue Heirloom Beans
Organic Rainbow Heirloom Carrot From My Garden
They really are this color!

These gorgeous and delicious rare vegetable varieties are my answer to the industrial food system. I grew them myself, respectfully and organically. The flavor was similar to their prosaic supermarket counterparts, the common green beans and the common orange carrots. Yet they were very different; richer, exotic, more fragrant, sweeter, earthier, even floral. These homegrown rare variety vegetables nourished far more fully, and in many more ways than I have ever experienced before.