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Ask A Farmer’s Daughter ~ Carnival of Natural Parenting

Welcome to the August 2012 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Farmer’s Markets This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Code Name: Mama and Hobo Mama. This month our participants have written about something … Continue reading

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CT Farm Fresh Express

The problem with being a mom and working full-time is that I just don’t have as much time to do things as I used to have.  Shopping is one of those things, and I’ve come to love grocery delivery.  However, … Continue reading

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Local Food in Winter

Here in New England, I’ve found it’s difficult to continue to support local agriculture in winter.  The majority of farm stands (including my family’s) and farmer’s markets shut down until spring.  I’m curious to learn how others eat locally during … Continue reading

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Raspberries

Just in time for frost… My Heritage and Anne raspberries are finally producing! What’s going strong in your garden?

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Teaching my Kids Where Their Food Comes From

Today’s guest post comes from Amber of Strocel.com. I live in suburban Vancouver my with husband and our kids – 5-year-old Hannah and 2-year-old Jacob. In my working life, I was an electrical engineer and I wrote computer programs. My … Continue reading

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