Rice Wine Vegetable Stir-Fry

My refrigerator is positively busting with fresh produce. All year I look forward to this time of year when there are zucchini, green beans, cucumbers, corn, and tomatoes, but just as soon as it arrives I get overwhelmed and never know where to start. Should I use the tomatoes first, or corn? I have so […]

Sustainable South Sound Urban Farming Tour

Local Olympia urban farmers are opening their homesteads for a public walking tour on Saturday, August 7th from 10am – 4pm. Orginized by Sustaibible South Sound the free self-guided tour of seven sustainable urban homesteads highlights edible landscapes, vegetable gardening, raising chickens in an urban setting, solar power, composting systems and rainwater catchment systems. Register […]

First Harvest!

I harvested my first spinach and kale this weekend! So vibrant and and delicious. They made a wonderful spring salad with a little fresh garden lettuce. I can’t wait for more greens and other veggies as the weather warms. I’m hoping to plant tomatoes this coming weekend, despite the below normal temperatures, so of course […]