Each year June begins the season of garden snacking. While we do harvest some things from the garden earlier than June, they aren’t “garden snacks.” We rarely pop a lettuce or kale leaf in our mouth for a refreshing treat. I’m talking about those garden bounties that make the kids come running for snack time. The ones that lure all the little people into the garden and make them love gardening as much as I do.
There is nothing comparable to standing barefoot in the sun, grabbing food right off the plant and popping it in your mouth. Sweet. Fresh. Nourishing. [Read more…] about A bowl full of strawberries with a side of peas