Farmer’s Market Meal Challenge 2017 – Stir-Fry

    Farmer’s Market Meal Challenge – Week 3   Welcome to week three of the 2017 Farmer’s Market Meal Challenge! The challenge? Make one meal a week with the bulk of the ingredients coming from your local farmer’s market. Post your recipe, idea, or photo to whatever social media outlet you use, and tag …

7 Basic Tips to Make More of Your Farmer’s Market Experience!

Easy Farmer’s Market Tips   Why do you need farmer’s market tips? Why even go to a farmer’s market? Well, it’s a lot of fun, but there are more serious reasons. There is much concern over food these days. Some folks prefer “conventionally” grown foods, those genetically modified to grow even when doused with herbicide. …

Farmer’s Market Meal Challenge 2017 – Meaty Pasta Sauce

  Farmer’s Market Meal Challenge – Week 2   Welcome to week two of the 2017 Farmer’s Market Meal Challenge! The challenge? Make one meal a week with the bulk of the ingredients coming from your local farmer’s market. Post your recipe, idea, or photo to whatever social media outlet you use, and tag your …

20 Ways to Use Herbs for Health and Well-Being

    “How do I use herbs once I know which ones I want to try?”   The question was asked from one of our small group, most new to herbal remedies. She knew she wanted to use herbs for health, and we’d discussed which she might try. But she didn’t exactly know what to …

5 Tips for Great Farmer’s Market Etiquette

  An outdoor setting and the possible lack of a storefront means the etiquette is different at a farmer’s market than it might be at your average store. You might not even consider some things a courtesy, but they are here! Learn what you can do to be the most considerate shopper, and make the …