Food, Health, Misc, Thoughts

How to Survive Your First Season Working on an Organic Farm

Are you considering working on an organic farm? Read these tips to make your first farm season a success!

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Let’s Talk about Stock: How to Make Vegetable Stock from Scraps

About once a week, I make a stew, stoup, soup, chili, whatever. I end up buying nearly four cans of chicken or vegetable stock for each soup.  Sure, those cans aren’t pricey but I love cutting out expenses especially if that involves homemade cookin’. I know, I know I could just add water instead of… Continue reading Let’s Talk about Stock: How to Make Vegetable Stock from Scraps

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Cold Brewed, Delicious, & Healthy: Yerba Mate Tea

I drank my first sip of Yerba Mate (mah TAY) while working a barista job at a natural foods grocery in Boulder, Colorado. Thinking the greenish tea tasted bitter and grassy, I switched back to coffee immediately. While researching for natural, healthy stimulants for a hiking trip, my boyfriend Ryan came across mate tea. We… Continue reading Cold Brewed, Delicious, & Healthy: Yerba Mate Tea