Tag: arugula

Well, helllloooo, February!  So far, you are just as confusing weather-wise as January was.  Some days are sunny and 70 degrees, and then I find myself wrapped up in blankets, wearing my snuggly winter hat.  It’s no wonder that the flu and various strains of colds have been going round and round.  What this translates […]

‘Tis the season for field peas.  They look harmless, right?  I like that the pods are different shades of greens and purples.  And I appreciate their Southern, late summer charm.  In theory.  But, in reality, my thumbs are aching!!!  I’ve been shelling peas an awful lot lately, since they’ve been a part of Jackson Lowe’s […]

Ahh, nothing like a weekend full of sunshine, local festivals with amazing live bands, birthday celebrations, cookouts, time with friends, and peaches. Yup, it’s week two of the peaches in Georgia and, as we walked up to the Grant Park Market today, a truck full of ’em was backing up to Pearson’s peach stand to […]

In just a matter of days, I will receive the season’s first round of crops from Turtle Bend Farm.  I can’t even convey in words how excited I am to cook with fresh, locally grown ingredients again.  Being the lucky woman that I am, I have a partnership with the wonderful people who own and […]