Spicy Sweet Pickled Cucumbers
Whole-Wheat pasta with a summer veggie sauce. Perfectly light and tasty.
Making a pesto is a simple way to use up the greens from your CSA... Here's my easy Swiss Chard Pesto!
Homemade Bread and Butter Pickles
A summer quinoa salad with Roma tomatoes, torn basil, toasted pine nuts, parmesan and lemon olive oil drizzle.
Garden Fresh Tomato Soup
Vanilla Zucchini Muffins: A full tablespoon of vanilla takes these ordinary zucchini muffins to an extraordinary level. [recipe]
Bake these Strawberry-Rhubarb Crostatas before strawberry season ends!
Easy pasta primavera made with garlic scape pesto!
cream of garden vegetable soup with basil-butter
Garlic scape pesto on a fresh tomato and mozzarella salad
A weekend of gardening, then using the garden to fix an easy Chimicurri.
14 Ways to Serve Up Ripe Tomatoes
Capriole goat cheese pizza: La Quercia prosciutto and Three Sisters Garden pea shoot tendrils w/ apple. Originally from Prairie Fire in Chicago.
Chunky spring garden egg salad in a tomato
Using up the last of our garden snow peas in Gingered Skirt Steak with Snow Peas, Mushrooms, and Peppers
Edible Gardening with Children. Fun ideas to get them involved in planting and harvesting.
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In Southern California with nothing to do this weekend? Try the Garden Grove Strawberry Festival!
Garden Pea Lollipopscicles. Eleven Madison Park, New York.
A simple home made salad dressing for some home grown leafy greens.
Necessity is the mother of invention indeed. I could not find artichokes and asparagus so I've picked a few items and come up with this fresh delicious spring pasta salad recipe.
Simple cucumber salad
A recipe for classic Cobb Salad and a few tips on how to start gardening (naturally) from scratch.
When it comes to baking, are you a "licker" or a "scrape it clean"er? I dare you to try these Triple-Decker Decadence chocolate cookies without taking a nibble of the batter!
Is digging in the dirt more mom's style? Check out this Mother's Day gift guide for The Edible Gardener.
Savor the first home-grown asparagus of spring with a quick simmer and a toss with butter, salt, and pepper.
Try this tangy, homemade sundried tomato pesto recipe with whole wheat pasta, chard, and baked chicken.
White bean hummus with spinach
Fluffy, subtly sweet, and oh-so tasty: Perfect pancakes courtesy of the 1953 Better Homes and Gardens Cookbook.
A quail egg "bee" hovers above a colorful and healthy garden veggie scene.
Broccoli flower and Leek Soup. Made from the broccoli plants in my backyard, and local artisan cheeses.
Garden Stuffed Yellow Squash - filled with bacon, tomatoes, peppers, cheese and more, these squash make a tasty summery side dish.
So you want to grow a vegetable garden? New post on how to get started.