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Farmer’s Market Moments

We’re still working on getting back into blogging, particularly the finding time photos, type part of the equation. For now, a few shots from this week’s farmer’s market.





Farmer’s Market


Our local farmer’s market is on Sunday mornings. I figured it might be fun to share what I bought and what I want to use it for:

  • Tomatoes – Probably some sort of pasta sauce
  • Carrots – Good to have on hand. May end up as a vegetable side dish.
  • Corn – It’s only the second week that corn was available (it was too picked over last week to buy any). We may eat it on the cob or perhaps in creamed corn.
  • Fava Beans – I’ve wanted to try these for awhile and I finally have a chance now that they’re in season. Possibly a side dish or as part of a pasta.
  • Cucumbers – These are being turned into Kosher Dill Pickles as we speak (er, type).
  • Red Onion Scallions – I like scallions and I like red onions.  They intrigued me.  I think I might use them in Macaroni & Cheese.
  • Mint – For use with the fava beans.
  • Dill – For use with the pickles.
  • Rosemary – Angela picked out this one. It’s sort of the herb-of-the-week to be used however it fits into a meal.