Organic Apples & Ballerina Princesses

I visited Old Frog Pond Farm in Harvard this weekend with friends Kristin, Linnea and Kai. Today I'll be making apple pies.The OFPF web site says they are the only certified pick-your-own orchard in Massachusetts. This is a sweet little orchard.Here's a picture of Linnea in '07, adorned with a dandelion tiarra. She still likes … Continue reading Organic Apples & Ballerina Princesses

CSA distributions begin!

The spinach is pretty much begging to be picked; the arugula, too. Bok choy, kale, and lettuce are all ready for someone's plate. I wish the beets, carrots, kohlrabi, summer turnips and scallions were ready. I thought about postponing the first distribution until some of the root crops could make an appearance. "Hmmmm," I asked … Continue reading CSA distributions begin!