Dreaming in Green ~ St. Patrick’s Day Cucumber Gazpacho Soup

“The deep roots never doubt spring will come.” -Marty Rubin I felt like Pandora today. Sunlight streaming through the window, I grasped the jar full of hope, and imagined spring arriving. The snow banks in our yard range from three to ten feet in height, but we know that even in the Upper Peninsula of … More Dreaming in Green ~ St. Patrick’s Day Cucumber Gazpacho Soup

February Recipe Round-Up: Winter Bok Choy Slaw from “Vegetarian Times”

“I hate the notion of a secret recipe. Recipes are by nature derivative and meant to be shared – that is how they improve, are changed, how new ideas are formed. To stop a recipe in it’s tracks, to label it “secret” just seems mean.”  ― Molly Wizenberg It feels empowering to report that Mike … More February Recipe Round-Up: Winter Bok Choy Slaw from “Vegetarian Times”

Who Could Blame Persephone? ~ Jeweled Ambrosia Green Smoothie

“Demeter was resolved to win her daughter, Persephone, back [from Hades]. Not so fate permitted, for the girl had broken her fast and wandering, childlike, through the orchard trees from a low branch had picked a pomegranate and peeled the yellow rind and found the seeds and nibbled seven. ~Ovid, Metamorphoses 5. 534 (trans. Melville) … More Who Could Blame Persephone? ~ Jeweled Ambrosia Green Smoothie

Welcome 2013: May It Be a Year of Growth, Grace, & Strength

Now I see the secret of the making of the best persons. It is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth. ~Walt Whitman Happy New Year! Today I am ushering in the new year with two creative projects. The first is my brand new blog, Produce’s, inaugural post and the … More Welcome 2013: May It Be a Year of Growth, Grace, & Strength