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Let it snow. Let it snow. Let it snow and then some – Political Stew – Irish Stew Recipe

Years ago, I watched a friend make Irish stew with beef. For my stew I bought lamb. Lamb is hard to find in the grocery store. Around St. Paddy’s Day I looked for some to make a ‘bit o’ stew’. Continue reading

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Basil Blight = Minneapolis Farmers Market News

Basil Blight = Minneapolis Farmers Market News This summer my trips to the Farmers Market in Minneapolis I searched for herbs to dry. Each time I’d peruse some of the usual herb growers there was no Basil to be had … Continue reading

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Lines – Weekly Photo Challenge – Como Conservatory

This weeks Photo Challenge on Lines fits with a recent visit to St Paul Minnesota’s Como Conservatory. Continue reading

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Nuts to Me – Roasted Pistachios = Real Easy Recipe

RECIPE FOR ROASTING RAW PISTACHIOS WITHOUT SALT Some months back I bought raw pistachios in the shell to roast. I want to avoid all the salted nuts. Sure it takes about fifteen minutes of work to roast pistachios. No problem. … Continue reading

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Where To find a Farmers Market in the USA – From the USDA = 7, 260 Farmer’s Markets and Counting in the USA

Minnesota has been a national leader in revitalizing our local and regional food system through new farmers markets, Farm to School and Farm to Hospital initiatives, healthy corner stores, farmer engagement and new businesses that connect “farm to fork”.
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