Tag Archive: Farmer’s Markets

Food Buzz and Biz

At my new favorite place in Bermuda, Wadson Farms, you can reserve a Turkey for the holidays. Yes, I guaranteed the termination of a living creature for my dining pleasure….but HOLY BIRD, how… Continue reading

Happy Thoughts

“Stuff is always happening, you just have to pay attention.” – Sienna Moon, Age 8   Today: I am going to cook something new and delicious…..and eat it sitting down. I am going… Continue reading

Ok, Really, Goodbye

“Thinking globally is an abstraction. What the world needs now isn’t love sweet love-that’s a slogan. What the world needs now…is more compassionate local actions: ‘Shopping at the hardware store owned by a… Continue reading

NW Green Farm

Big Mama welcomes our new farmers after a beautiful harvest from their fields @ NW Green Farm. Two brothers, passionate about good food and good community, rocking 4 acres of Skagit Valley soil…..and branching… Continue reading

GMO ‘o NO

The cornfields have exploded. And it tastes good.  Remember to choose your farm stand wisely. Go Organic!  From http://www.nongmoproject.org/learn-more/sweetcorn/ INFORMATION ON GMO SWEET CORN Unbeknownst to the majority of consumers, in the summer of… Continue reading

The Harvest

Fresh food rocks! We have plucked peas, gobbled blueberries & enjoyed the best mashed potatoes ever. The orchard is abundant with apples and plums & the garden offers crisp cucumbers. For fall we… Continue reading

Wise Meat (part 2)

You gotta love children’s books.  My 2 year old son picked a book out at the library about big machines. It stated, “the biggest tractor is an American machine called Big Bud 747.… Continue reading

Balance Me

This is a continuation of Thoughts on Vegetarianism, how diet connects to addiction and mental instability. The quoted passage is the third excerpt is this trilogy on diet, from Reid’s book, as referenced… Continue reading

Thoughts on Vegetarianism

The following post is derived from The Complete Book of Chinese Health and Healing, Chapter 10, Essence: Diets and Supplements (Reid, Daniel 1994). Vegetarian diet “This is one of the oldest dietary systems… Continue reading

The Waste Land

The following facts summarize a discussion about Food Waste aired this morning on NPR News. Think about it: 40% of food is wasted in the U.S. annually and 1/2 the food produced globally… Continue reading