Posts filed under: Garden to Plate

Late Season Harvests & Laying Your Garden to Rest

Don’t throw in the trowel quite yet (Get it? Trowel instead of towel? Gardening jokes.). Anyway, while we all dread the first frost because it means the end of most of our garden, I’m here to remind you there are... Read More

5 Tips for Adding Perennial Fruit Crops to Your Garden

There’s no two ways about it: adding perennial fruit crops to your garden is a commitment. If you’ve never grown fruit before you might be less confident, and fruiting plants require long-term planning and care. And yet, I find it... Read More

Eating Root-to-Stem: Maximizing Your Harvest by Using the Whole Vegetable

I know I’m guilty of having wasted some of my harvests simply because I was not sure what to do with it, or I because I didn’t realize there was more to enjoy. Turns out, there’s a name for it:... Read More

Five Tips to Maximize Your Garden Harvests: Preserving as You Grow

We’re finally in the part of summer where we can start seeing some returns on the hard work we’ve put into our gardens! All my summer favorites are starting to come in, and fast! The key to not falling behind... Read More

Southwest Chicken Soup – Garden style

Nothing beats a bowl of warm, hearty soup on these frigid winter days. This Southwest Chicken Soup recipe used 8 ingredients I had preserved from my garden, maximizing the health benefits and providing a phenomenal flavor. I gotta tell you,... Read More

7 BENEFITS OF A GARDEN-TO-TABLE LIFESTYLE

Say you’ve already hopped on board and know that buying and eating locally grown food is more sustainable for the optimum well-being of your family’s health and for the growth of your community. You shop at your local mom &... Read More