Author: Cynthia

Weeks 3 and 4 – second basket

Our inventory for this week had us in better spirits: pea shoots microgreens 1 red pepper 1 onion 1 head of romaine lettuce bag of carrots (approx 10) 2 sweet potatoes 3 yellow potatoes 3 purple top turnips bag of radishes mixed greens white mushrooms (approx 10) asparagus broccoli kale On first impression, I was overjoyed that we would not…

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Weeks 1 and 2 – first basket

After much anticipation, our first basket of veggies arrived; Matt vocalized his disappointment quite quickly as it did not contain nearly as much food as expected. After reminding ourselves that the season is still early, we commenced our inventory: 1 giant leek 1 orange pepper 1 head of red lettuce 1 sweet potato 4 yellow potatoes 1 onion 8 white…

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Welcome to Return To Roots

It’s a typical Friday evening and Matt and I are poring through grocery flyers and cookbooks, scouring for ideas for the following week’s menu (don’t judge us, we have lives, really). We have done this for the past couple of years starting when we realized our apartment’s ridiculously tiny kitchen (seriously, like 2′ by 6′) could not hold much more…

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