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The SLOW Week

  the S-L-O-W week This is a new addition to Gather Weekly, called “SLOW Week:” ” S” for “Shop”, “L” for “Learn”, “O” for “Own” and “W” for “Watch”. In SLOW Week, I’ll share items on my radar that I’m excited about. SHOP- Find a farmers’…

March 31, 2017
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The Weekly Report

Spring breaths new life into farmers’ markets. As hearty vegetables and citrus fruits phase out, new earthy flavors begin to pop up. But get ’em while they last because spring’s delicacies are only at the market for a few weeks!   time to buy…

March 31, 2017
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Winter Delights from the Market

There is a significant downturn in Farmers’ Market attendance come November. Maybe it’s the gray weather or the lack of tomatoes? I’ve always been stumped by the disappearance of shoppers. I mean, people still need to eat, right? Sure, you’re not going to find…

January 26, 2017
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Cranberry Apple Salsa

Cranberry Apple Salsa is a blast from my past. While browsing through a box of recipe cards (yes, recipe cards!) from my Mother I came across a few of my own from the 80’s. Food trends come and go—Matcha, acaí bowls and avocado toast…

November 23, 2016
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Red Cabbage with Apples

Growing up, my Mother prepared a lot of cabbage. Stuffed (Galumpki), slaw and soup to name a few.  I’m not sure if it was a result of her Polish heritage or that it is a hearty and economical vegetable but it was often on…

November 1, 2016