Conscious Cook: How sweet the season

“Strawberries always fill my heart with joy.”— Anthony T. Hincks The delicious days of June have arrived! Exquisitely ripe and fragrant strawberries are now in season. A bowlful of these beauties is a marvelous way to appreciate the mighty glory of nature’s bounty. What other early summer crop evokes more pleasure than perfectly ripe strawberries? Their intoxicating scent and fabulous … read more

Conscious Cook: Fun at the Farmers’ Market

“Farming is a profession of hope” — Brian Brett Preparing a delicious life begins with feeding our bodies, minds and souls with pure and pristine ingredients. Motivating ourselves to eat locally, organically, and naturally ensures a far more healthful existence. How blessed we are that local farmers continue to coax life sustaining crops from the soil and to share their … read more