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    • November Challenge: Gratitude

      Thanksgiving dinner! I refuse to use canned pumpkin; in fact I refuse to use pumpkin at all because there are so many more interesting and tastier squashes. Wednesday before Thanksgiving Day is spent cutting up winter squash, scooping out the seeds and roasting them with rosemary, garlic, olive oil and salt. The first smell of a wonderful feast to come. And then comes cooking the squash, either boiling or roasting it and mixing it with eggs, butter, spices and of course, our uniquely north American ...Read more →

    • Harvest Potluck: Best Wishes to Roni & Sam

      I started working at Crown Point last year as the Assistant Farm Manager and served for the last year as the Farm Manager.  Since the transition, I have received so much support from CSA members, staff, and volunteers – reminding me that this is a community to cherish. Over the course of two seasons, I have learned many lessons, including my favorite: “Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” At this time, I have decided to continue my journey elsewhere ...Read more →

    • October Challenge: Leave the leaves alone

      Lazy it is not, to leave the leaf creatures alive. Enjoy the leaves, don’t waste time and money bagging them, burning or hauling them to the curve. It is like raking leaves in the wind, shoveling snow in a storm or digging ditches in the rain. I love the crunch of leaves under my shoes, especially the fragrant smell of the decay of leaves, slowly turning back to soil to feed next year’s plant growth.  The wind sweeps them over to the corners of buildings ...Read more →

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