Basil: The proper way to store it

I love fresh basil. The fragrant aroma tickles of senses and makes nearly any dish test exquisite! Have you ever bought fresh basil from the store, wrapped it in a paper towel or tea cloth only to find it wilted or with brown spots over the next day or two?¬†Well, that has been my experience … Continue reading Basil: The proper way to store it

Making the most of early summer greens

We are long-time members of a local CSA. My husband and I stared our CSA journey early in our dating/cohabiting days. Six years later we opted out for two seasons due to tight financial times and the busyness of life with a toddler. After a season or two without our weekly produce pick-up, we discovered … Continue reading Making the most of early summer greens